put store by (something or someone)

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put store by (something or someone)

To have faith, confidence, or belief in someone or something; to care about, appreciate, or respect someone or something. I, however, have put store by the promise of the afterlife, so I choose to lead my life piously and devoutly. I'm afraid my brother should be kept off the list of guests, as he's not one to put great store by obeying social rules or etiquette. It's important to have close friends in life that you may put store by when times are tough.
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This quick and inexpensive step puts stores in compliance with standards and is a good safety practice.
Designed as an easy to implement solution for online retailers, TurnTo Social Purchase Sharing puts stores, rather than third-party social networking sites, in control of its customers' data.
puts stores in airports and travel plazas, stores open in Singapore and Malaysia; sugar-free, nonfat yogurt and the Shiver, frozen yogurt blended with toppings, are introduced; Yog-a-Bars tested.
This puts stores at a tremendous disadvantage because many online retailers are not obligated to collect sales tax, which leads consumers to believe they pay less for online goods.