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Definition of "set":

noun: several exercises intended to be done in series

"he did four sets of the incline bench press"


noun: the act of putting something in position

"he gave a final set to his hat"


noun: any electronic equipment that receives or transmits radio or tv signals

"the early sets ran on storage batteries"


noun: representation consisting of the scenery and other properties used to identify the location of a dramatic production

"the sets were meticulously authentic"


noun: (psychology) being temporarily ready to respond in a particular way

"the subjects' set led them to solve problems the familiar way and to overlook the simpler solution"


noun: a relatively permanent inclination to react in a particular way

"the set of his mind was obvious"


noun: the descent of a heavenly body below the horizon

"before the set of sun"


noun: a group of things of the same kind that belong together and are so used

"a set of books"


noun: (mathematics) an abstract collection of numbers or symbols

"the set of prime numbers is infinite"


noun: an unofficial association of people or groups

"the smart set goes there"


noun: evil Egyptian god with the head of a beast that has high square ears and a long snout; brother and murderer of Osiris


noun: the process of becoming hard or solid by cooling or drying or crystallization

"he tested the set of the glue"


noun: a unit of play in tennis or squash

"they played two sets of tennis after dinner"


verb: arrange attractively


verb: bear fruit


verb: alter or regulate so as to achieve accuracy or conform to a standard


verb: set to a certain position or cause to operate correctly

"set clocks or instruments"


verb: put into a certain state; cause to be in a certain state

"set the house afire"


verb: make ready or suitable or equip in advance for a particular purpose or for some use, event, etc


verb: get ready for a particular purpose or event

"set up an experiment"


verb: equip with sails or masts


verb: become gelatinous


verb: estimate


verb: fix conclusively or authoritatively

"set the rules"


verb: decide upon or fix definitely


verb: establish as the highest level or best performance

"set a record"


verb: urge to attack someone


verb: give a fine, sharp edge to a knife or razor


verb: put into a certain place or abstract location

"Set the tray down"


verb: insert (a nail or screw below the surface, as into a countersink)


verb: put or set (seeds, seedlings, or plants) into the ground


verb: fix in a border

"The goldsmith set the diamond"


verb: put into a position that will restore a normal state

"set a broken bone"


verb: apply or start

"set fire to a building"


verb: adapt for performance in a different way

"set this poem to music"


verb: locate

"The film is set in Africa"


verb: set in type

"My book will be typeset nicely"


verb: disappear beyond the horizon

"the sun sets early these days"


adjective: converted to solid form (as concrete)


adjective: fixed and unmoving

"with eyes set in a fixed glassy stare"


adjective: set down according to a plan:

"a carefully laid table with places set for four people"


adjective: (usually followed by `to' or `for') on the point of or strongly disposed

"we are set to go at any time"


adjective: situated in a particular spot or position

"a house set on a hilltop"


adjective: determined or decided upon as by an authority

"the time set for the launching"


adjective: being below the horizon

"the moon is set"



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