put a lot of money into


put a lot of money into
invested much of his money in

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • put — [ put ] (past tense and past participle put) verb transitive *** ▸ 1 move something to position ▸ 2 cause to be in situation ▸ 3 write/print something ▸ 4 make someone go to place ▸ 5 give position on list ▸ 6 build/place somewhere ▸ 7 express in …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • money — noun (U) 1 what you earn by working and what you spend in order to buy things: The repairs will cost a lot of money. | earn money: She barely earns enough money to live on. | save money: We re not going on holiday this year we re trying to save… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • money — n. 1) to coin, make, produce; counterfeit money 2) to circulate money 3) to earn, make money 4) to bank; change; deposit; put up; raise; refund, return; save; spend; squander, throw away; tie up; withdraw money 5) to borrow; lend money 6) to… …   Combinatory dictionary

  • money — / mʌni/ noun 1. coins and notes used for buying and selling ♦ to earn money to have a wage or salary ♦ to earn good money to have a large wage or salary ♦ to lose money to make a loss, not to make a profit ♦ the company has been losing money for… …   Dictionary of banking and finance

  • put into — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms put into : present tense I/you/we/they put into he/she/it puts into present participle putting into past tense put into past participle put into 1) put something into something to spend a particular amount of… …   English dictionary

  • put sth in/into sth — UK US put sth in/into sth Phrasal Verb with put({{}}/pʊt/ verb (putting, put, put) ► to spend a lot of time or effort doing something: »If I put in some extra hours today, I can have some time off tomorrow. »We ve put a lot of time into… …   Financial and business terms

  • put sth into sth — UK US put sth in/into sth Phrasal Verb with put({{}}/pʊt/ verb (putting, put, put) ► to spend a lot of time or effort doing something: »If I put in some extra hours today, I can have some time off tomorrow. »We ve put a lot of time into… …   Financial and business terms

  • put sth in sth — UK US put sth in/into sth Phrasal Verb with put({{}}/pʊt/ verb (putting, put, put) ► to spend a lot of time or effort doing something: »If I put in some extra hours today, I can have some time off tomorrow. »We ve put a lot of time into… …   Financial and business terms

  • ˌput sth ˈinto sth — phrasal verb 1) to spend time or effort in order to do something I put a lot of work into the speech.[/ex] 2) to invest money in something How much are you prepared to put into the business?[/ex] …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • put — W1S1 [put] v past tense and past participle put present participle putting [T] ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(move to place)¦ 2¦(change somebody s situation/feelings)¦ 3¦(write/print something)¦ 4¦(express)¦ 5 put a stop/an end to something 6 put something into… …   Dictionary of contemporary English


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