put away (2)
Meaning: If you put something away, you put it somewhere safe and keep it for the future.Synonym: set aside, save
- put away Her grandfather gave her the money he'd put away in case she needed it to study.
- put away sth After harvesting, farmers try to put away enough rice to feed their families until the next harvest.
- put sth away It's time I started putting money away for the future.
Rafael didn't put money away when he was young, so when he was old he