put back the clock

see set back, def. 3.


Nearby words

  1. put aside,
  2. put at ease,
  3. put at someone's disposal,
  4. put away,
  5. put back,
  6. put behind one,
  7. put by,
  8. put down,
  9. put down roots,
  10. put forth

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