put aside (1)
Meaning: to save or reserve something, like time, money, food, etc., for a particular purpose, or for use in the futureSynonym: set aside, reserve
- put aside sth Laura put aside a few dollars a week for her granddaughter's education.
- put sth aside He tries to put one day a month aside to visit his mother and take her shopping.
Squirrels collect nuts and put them aside