Definition of set

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  • set

    noun group

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

  • set

    noun group

    (mathematics) an abstract collection of numbers or symbols

  • set

    noun act

    several exercises intended to be done in series

  • stage set

    noun artifact

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

  • set

    noun group

    an unofficial association of people or groups

  • bent

    noun cognition

    a relatively permanent inclination to react in a particular way

  • set

    noun act

    the act of putting something in position

  • set

    noun time

    a unit of play in tennis or squash

  • hardening

    noun process

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

  • set

    noun person

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

  • set

    noun event

    the descent of a heavenly body below the horizon

  • set

    noun cognition

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

  • set

    noun artifact

    any electronic equipment that receives or transmits radio or tv signals

  • put

    verb contact

    put into a certain place or abstract location

  • determine

    verb cognition

    fix conclusively or authoritatively

  • specify

    verb communication

    decide upon or fix definitely

  • set

    verb communication

    establish as the highest level or best performance

  • set

    verb change

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

  • set

    verb contact

    fix in a border

  • fix

    verb change

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

  • set

    verb change

    set to a certain position or cause to operate correctly

  • set

    verb creation

    locate

  • set

    verb motion

    disappear beyond the horizon

  • arrange

    verb creation

    adapt for performance in a different way

  • plant

    verb contact

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

  • set

    verb creation

    apply or start

  • jell

    verb change

    become gelatinous

  • typeset

    verb creation

    set in type

  • set

    verb contact

    put into a position that will restore a normal state

  • set

    verb contact

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

  • set

    verb contact

    give a fine, sharp edge to a knife or razor

  • sic

    verb competition

    urge to attack someone

  • place

    verb cognition

    estimate

  • rig

    verb change

    equip with sails or masts

  • set up

    verb change

    get ready for a particular purpose or event

  • adjust

    verb change

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

  • fructify

    verb body

    bear fruit

  • dress

    verb body

    arrange attractively

  • fit

    adj all

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

  • fixed

    adj all

    fixed and unmoving

  • located

    adj all

    situated in a particular spot or position

  • laid

    adj all

    set down according to a plan:"a carefully laid table with places set for four people"

  • set

    adj all

    being below the horizon

  • determined

    adj all

    determined or decided upon as by an authority

  • hardened

    adj all

    converted to solid form (as concrete)

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