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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Thoughtful merchandising, too, puts store brand oils and vinegars in the spotlight - and often into consumers' carts.
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.
This quick and inexpensive step puts stores in compliance with standards and is a good safety practice.
That puts stores in a lose-lose situation, said Lenard.
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.
puts stores in airports and travel plazas; stores open in Singapore and Malaysia; sugar-free, non-fat yogurt and the Shiver, frozen yogurt blended with toppings, introduced; Yog-a-Bars tested.