set

A set is a group of things that belong together, like the set of even numbers (2,4,6…) or the bed, nightstands, and dresser that make up your bedroom set.

Set has many different meanings. As a verb, it means to put in place. Remember where you set your keys down! If you pour concrete, it takes a while to set, or become firm. To "set the bar" is to establish a benchmark for excellence. To set in stone is to make permanent. Every evening, the sun sets beyond the horizon.

PRIMARY MEANINGS OF: set

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vnadj
put into a certain place or abstract location
the act of putting something in position
situated in a particular spot or position
2
vadjn
decide upon or fix definitely
set down according to a plan:"a carefully laid table with places set for four people"
the process of becoming hard or solid by cooling or drying or crystallization
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n
a group of things of the same kind that belong together and are so used
4
vnadj
put into a certain state; cause to be in a certain state
a relatively permanent inclination to react in a particular way
(usually followed by `to' or `for') on the point of or strongly disposed
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v
bear fruit
FULL DEFINITIONS OF: set
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v put into a certain place or abstract location

Synonyms:
lay, place, pose, position, put
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enclose, inclose, insert, introduce, put in, stick in
introduce
docket
place on the docket for legal action
cock
set the trigger of a firearm back for firing
postpose
place after another constituent in the sentence
prepose
place before another constituent in the sentence
step
place (a ship's mast) in its step
put back, replace
put something back where it belongs
stratify
form, arrange, or deposit in layers
plant
place something or someone in a certain position in order to secretly observe or deceive
intersperse
place at intervals in or among
nestle, snuggle
position comfortably
pile
place or lay as if in a pile
arrange, set up
put into a proper or systematic order
lay over, superimpose, superpose
place on top of
superpose
place (one geometric figure) upon another so that their perimeters coincide
park
place temporarily
ensconce, settle
fix firmly
dispose
place or put in a particular order
emplace
put into place or position
emplace
provide a new emplacement for guns
ship
place on board a ship
underlay
put (something) under or beneath
trench
set, plant, or bury in a trench
pigeonhole
place into a small compartment
shelve
place on a shelf
jar
place in a cylindrical vessel
repose
to put something (eg trust) in something
sign
place signs, as along a road
middle
put in the middle
parallelize
place parallel to one another
butt
place end to end without overlapping
recess
put into a recess
reposition
place into another position
throw, thrust
place or put with great energy
tee, tee up
place on a tee
rack up
place in a rack
coffin
place into a coffin
bed
put to bed
appose
place side by side or in close proximity
place down, put down, set down
cause to sit or seat or be in a settled position or place
seed, sow
place (seeds) in or on the ground for future growth
misplace
place or position wrongly; put in the wrong position
juxtapose
place side by side
set down
put or settle into a position
bottle
put into bottles
bucket
put into a bucket
barrel
put in barrels
ground
place or put on the ground
pillow, rest
rest on or as if on a pillow
lose, mislay, misplace
place (something) where one cannot find it again
upend
set, turn, or stand on end
seat, sit, sit down
show to a seat; assign a seat for
seat
place in or on a seat
lay, put down, repose
put in a horizontal position
place upright, stand, stand up
put into an upright position
recline
cause to recline
plant
put or set (seeds, seedlings, or plants) into the ground
instal, install, put in, set up
set up for use
deposit, fix, posit, situate
put (something somewhere) firmly
ladle
put (a liquid) into a container by means of a ladle
poise
cause to be balanced or suspended
lean
cause to lean or incline
clap
put quickly or forcibly
rest
put something in a resting position, as for support or steadying
perch
cause to perch or sit
load
put (something) on a structure or conveyance
cram
put something somewhere so that the space is completely filled
siphon
move a liquid from one container into another by means of a siphon or a siphoning action
seat
place or attach firmly in or on a base
position
cause to be in an appropriate place, state, or relation
glycerolise, glycerolize
place in glycerol
space
place at intervals
marshal
place in proper rank
settle, settle down
settle into a position, usually on a surface or ground
throw
to put into a state or activity hastily, suddenly, or carelessly
imbricate
place so as to overlap
plug
insert as a plug
plug
insert a plug into
inoculate
introduce a microorganism into
inset
set or place in
glass
put in a glass container
catheterise, catheterize
insert a catheter into (a body part)
cup
put into a cup
interlard, intersperse
introduce one's writing or speech with certain expressions
feed, feed in
introduce continuously
slip
insert inconspicuously or quickly or quietly
foist
insert surreptitiously or without warrant
regularise, regularize
make regular or more regular
order
place in a certain order
order
bring order to or into
straighten
make straight or straighter
rearrange
put into a new order or arrangement
serialise, serialize
arrange serially
alphabetise, alphabetize
arrange in alphabetical order
coordinate, organise, organize
bring order and organization to
interstratify
arrange rocks in alternating strata
stratify
form layers or strata
deploy
place troops or weapons in battle formation
aim, direct, take, take aim, train
point or cause to go (blows, weapons, or objects such as photographic equipment) towards
bury
place in the earth and cover with soil
hang up
put a telephone receiver back in its cradle
draw, string, thread
thread on or as if on a string
marshal
arrange in logical order
string
stretch out or arrange like a string
spread out, string out
set out or stretch in a line, succession, or series
interleave
intersperse the sectors on the concentric magnetic circular patterns written on a computer disk surface to guide the storing and recording of data
plume, preen
clean with one's bill
stack
arrange the order of so as to increase one's winning chances
chain
connect or arrange into a chain by linking
geminate, pair
arrange in pairs
concord
arrange the words of a text so as to create a concordance
cascade
arrange (open windows) on a computer desktop so that they overlap each other, with the title bars visible
settle
arrange or fix in the desired order
pyramid
arrange or build up as if on the base of a pyramid
corral
arrange wagons so that they form a corral
catenate, catenulate
arrange in a series of rings or chains, as for spores
decorate, dress
provide with decoration
develop
superimpose a three-dimensional surface on a plane without stretching, in geometry
array, lay out, range, set out
lay out orderly or logically in a line or as if in a line
bundle, compact, pack, wad
compress into a wad
reship
place on a ship again or transfer to another ship
reduce
reposition (a broken bone after surgery) back to its normal site
pop
put or thrust suddenly and forcefully
flump, plank, plonk, plop, plump, plump down, plunk, plunk down
set (something or oneself) down with or as if with a noise
broadcast
sow over a wide area, especially by hand
inseminate, sow, sow in
place seeds in or on (the ground)
scatter
sow by scattering
rail
lay with rails
heap, pile, stack
arrange in stacks
distribute, stagger
to arrange in a systematic order
stuff
cram into a cavity
root
plant by the roots
puddle
dip into mud before planting
checkrow
plant in checkrows
drape
arrange in a particular way
drape
place casually
reseat
show to a different seat
lay
lay eggs
blow
lay eggs
bed
place (plants) in a prepared bed of soil
dibble
plant with a wooden hand tool
afforest, forest
establish a forest on previously unforested land
replant
plant again or anew
retrofit
fit in or on an existing structure, such as an older house
reinstall
install again
post, put up
place so as to be noticed
inject, shoot
force or drive (a fluid or gas) into by piercing
gradate
arrange according to grades
tree
plant with trees
square
position so as to be square
sediment
settle as sediment
sediment
deposit as a sediment
dress, line up
arrange in ranks
bury, entomb, inhume, inter, lay to rest
place in a grave or tomb
rebury
bury again
line up
form a line
orient
cause to point
Type of:
displace, move
cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense

v locate

“The film is set in Africa”
Synonyms:
localise, localize, place
Type of:
present, represent, stage
perform (a play), especially on a stage

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

Synonyms:
plant
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root
plant by the roots
puddle
dip into mud before planting
checkrow
plant in checkrows
bed
place (plants) in a prepared bed of soil
dibble
plant with a wooden hand tool
afforest, forest
establish a forest on previously unforested land
replant
plant again or anew
tree
plant with trees
re-afforest
reestablish a forest after clear-cutting or fire, etc.
reforest
forest anew
Type of:
lay, place, pose, position, put
put into a certain place or abstract location

v fix in a border

“The goldsmith set the diamond”
Type of:
arrange, set up
put into a proper or systematic order

v arrange attractively

Synonyms:
arrange, coif, coiffe, coiffure, do, dress
curry, dress, groom
give a neat appearance to
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bob
cut hair in the style of a bob
wave
set waves in
marcel
make a marcel in a woman's hair
gauffer, goffer
make wavy with a heated goffering iron
perm
give a permanent wave to
Type of:
groom, neaten
care for one's external appearance

v put into a position that will restore a normal state

set a broken bone”
Type of:
lay, place, pose, position, put
put into a certain place or abstract location

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

Synonyms:
countersink
Type of:
bury, sink
embed deeply

v disappear beyond the horizon

“the sun sets early these days”
Synonyms:
go down, go under
Antonyms:
ascend, come up, rise, uprise
come up, of celestial bodies
Type of:
come down, descend, fall, go down
move downward and lower, but not necessarily all the way

n the act of putting something in position

“he gave a final set to his hat”
Type of:
emplacement, locating, location, placement, position, positioning
the act of putting something in a certain place

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

“the sets were meticulously authentic”
Synonyms:
stage set
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scene, scenery
the painted structures of a stage set that are intended to suggest a particular locale
backcloth, backdrop, background
scenery hung at back of stage
flat
scenery consisting of a wooden frame covered with painted canvas; part of a stage setting
masking, masking piece
scenery used to block the audience's view of parts of the stage that should not be seen
set piece
a piece of scenery intended to stand alone as part of the stage setting
Type of:
representation
a creation that is a visual or tangible rendering of someone or something

n the descent of a heavenly body below the horizon

“before the set of sun”
Type of:
descent
a movement downward

adj situated in a particular spot or position

“a house set on a hilltop”
Synonyms:
located, placed, situated
settled
established in a desired position or place; not moving about

adj being below the horizon

“the moon is set
Synonyms
down
being or moving lower in position or less in some value
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v decide upon or fix definitely

Synonyms:
define, determine, fix, limit, specify
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quantify
use as a quantifier
name
mention and identify by name
reset
set anew
define
give a definition for the meaning of a word
redefine
give a new or different definition of (a word)
Type of:
choose, pick out, select, take
pick out, select, or choose from a number of alternatives

v fix conclusively or authoritatively

set the rules”
Synonyms:
determine
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identify, place
recognize as being; establish the identity of someone or something
date
assign a date to; determine the (probable) date of
value
fix or determine the value of; assign a value to
filiate
fix the paternity of
format
determine the arrangement of (data) for storage and display (in computer science)
charge
set or ask for a certain price
initialise, initialize
assign an initial value to a computer program
assess, tax
set or determine the amount of (a payment such as a fine)
price
determine the price of
chronologise, chronologize
establish the order in time of something
misdate
assign the wrong date to
differentiate, distinguish, secern, secernate, separate, severalise, severalize, tell, tell apart
mark as different
overestimate, overvalue
assign too high a value to
underestimate, undervalue
assign too low a value to
float
allow (currencies) to fluctuate
mark up
increase the price of
manipulate, rig
manipulate in a fraudulent manner
overprice
price excessively high
underquote
offer for sale at a price lower than the market price

v establish as the highest level or best performance

set a record”
Synonyms:
mark
Type of:
establish, lay down, make
institute, enact, or establish

v estimate

Synonyms:
place, put
Type of:
approximate, estimate, gauge, guess, judge
judge tentatively or form an estimate of (quantities or time)

v become gelatinous

Synonyms:
congeal, jell
Type of:
solidify
become solid

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

Synonyms:
laid
arranged, ordered
disposed or placed in a particular kind of order

adj determined or decided upon as by an authority

“the time set for the launching”
Synonyms:
determined, dictated
settled
established or decided beyond dispute or doubt

adj converted to solid form (as concrete)

Synonyms:
hardened
hard
resisting weight or pressure

adj fixed and unmoving

“"his bearded face already has a set hollow look"- Connor Cruise O'Brien”
Synonyms:
fixed, rigid
nonmoving, unmoving
not in motion

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

“he tested the set of the glue”
Synonyms:
curing, hardening, solidification, solidifying
Types:
congealment, congelation
the process of congealing; solidification by (or as if by) freezing
Type of:
action, activity, natural action, natural process
a process existing in or produced by nature (rather than by the intent of human beings)
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n a group of things of the same kind that belong together and are so used

“a set of books”
“a set of golf clubs”
“a set of teeth”
Examples:
Trimurti
the triad of divinities of later Hinduism
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dentition, teeth
the kind and number and arrangement of teeth (collectively) in a person or animal
singleton
a set containing a single member
brace, pair
a set of two similar things considered as a unit
triad, trio, triple, triplet
a set of three similar things considered as a unit
quadruple, quadruplet, quartet, quartette
a set of four similar things considered as a unit
quintet, quintette, quintuple, quintuplet
a set of five similar things considered as a unit
sestet, sextet, sextette
a set of six similar things considered as a unit
septet, septette
a set of seven similar things considered as a unit
octet, octette
a set of eight similar things considered as a unit
chess set
checkerboard and a set of 32 pieces used to play chess
manicure set
a set of implements used to manicure
join, sum, union
a set containing all and only the members of two or more given sets
Cartesian product, intersection, product
the set of elements common to two or more sets
field
all the competitors in a particular contest or sporting event
field
all of the horses in a particular horse race
field
(computer science) a set of one or more adjacent characters comprising a unit of information
bracket
a category falling within certain defined limits
conjugation
the complete set of inflected forms of a verb
suite
a matching set of furniture
choir, consort
a family of similar musical instrument playing together
core, core group, nucleus
a small group of indispensable persons or things
portfolio
a set of pieces of creative work collected to be shown to potential customers or employers
score
a set of twenty members
threescore
a set with 3 times 20 members
synset
a set of one or more synonyms
primary dentition
dentition of deciduous teeth
secondary dentition
dentition of permanent teeth
trilogy
a set of three literary or dramatic works related in subject or theme
trigon, triplicity
(astrology) one of four groups of the zodiac where each group consists of three signs separated from each other by 120 degrees
Tweedledee and Tweedledum, Tweedledum and Tweedledee
any two people who are hard to tell apart
direct sum
a union of two disjoint sets in which every element is the sum of an element from each of the disjoint sets
bit field
a field containing only binary characters
income bracket, income tax bracket, tax bracket
a category of taxpayers based on the amount of their income
price bracket
a category of merchandise based on their price
bedroom set, bedroom suite
a suite of furniture for the bedroom
diningroom set, diningroom suite
a suite of furniture for the dining room
livingroom set, livingroom suite
a suite of furniture for the living room
cadre
a nucleus of military personnel capable of expansion
Type of:
accumulation, aggregation, assemblage, collection
several things grouped together or considered as a whole

n (mathematics) an abstract collection of numbers or symbols

“the set of prime numbers is infinite”
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interval
a set containing all points (or all real numbers) between two given endpoints
group, mathematical group
a set that is closed, associative, has an identity element and every element has an inverse
domain, domain of a function
(mathematics) the set of values of the independent variable for which a function is defined
image, range, range of a function
(mathematics) the set of values of the dependent variable for which a function is defined
universal set
(mathematics) the set that contains all the elements or objects involved in the problem under consideration
locus
the set of all points or lines that satisfy or are determined by specific conditions
subset
a set whose members are members of another set; a set contained within another set
null set
a set that is empty; a set with no members
Mandelbrot set
a set of complex numbers that has a highly convoluted fractal boundary when plotted; the set of all points in the complex plane that are bounded under a certain mathematical iteration
mathematical space, topological space
(mathematics) any set of points that satisfy a set of postulates of some kind
field
(mathematics) a set of elements such that addition and multiplication are commutative and associative and multiplication is distributive over addition and there are two elements 0 and 1
root, solution
the set of values that give a true statement when substituted into an equation
diagonal
(mathematics) a set of entries in a square matrix running diagonally either from the upper left to lower right entry or running from the upper right to lower left entry
intersection
a point or set of points common to two or more geometric configurations
origin
the point of intersection of coordinate axes; where the values of the coordinates are all zero
bounded interval, closed interval
an interval that includes its endpoints
open interval, unbounded interval
an interval that does not include its endpoints
sub-interval
an interval that is included in another interval
subgroup
(mathematics) a subset (that is not empty) of a mathematical group
Abelian group, commutative group
a group that satisfies the commutative law
subspace
a space that is contained within another space
null space
a space that contains no points; and empty space
manifold
a set of points such as those of a closed surface or an analogue in three or more dimensions
metric space
a set of points such that for every pair of points there is a nonnegative real number called their distance that is symmetric and satisfies the triangle inequality
scalar field
a field of scalars
Type of:
abstract entity, abstraction
a general concept formed by extracting common features from specific examples

n several exercises intended to be done in series

“he did four sets of the incline bench press”
Synonyms:
exercise set
Type of:
exercise, exercising, physical exercise, physical exertion, workout
the activity of exerting your muscles in various ways to keep fit

n a unit of play in tennis or squash

“they played two sets of tennis after dinner”
Type of:
period of play, play, playing period
(in games or plays or other performances) the time during which play proceeds

n an unofficial association of people or groups

“the smart set goes there”
Synonyms:
band, circle, lot
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car pool
a small group of car drivers who arrange to take turns driving while the others are passengers
camp, clique, coterie, ingroup, inner circle, pack
an exclusive circle of people with a common purpose
cohort
a band of warriors (originally a unit of a Roman Legion)
confederacy, conspiracy
a group of conspirators banded together to achieve some harmful or illegal purpose
Four Hundred
the exclusive social set of a city
horsey set, horsy set
a set of people sharing a devotion to horses and horseback riding and horse racing
jet set
a set of rich and fashionable people who travel widely for pleasure
company, party
a band of people associated temporarily in some activity
Bloomsbury Group
an inner circle of writers and artists and philosophers who lived in or around Bloomsbury early in the 20th century and were noted for their unconventional lifestyles
bohemia
a group of artists and writers with real or pretended artistic or intellectual aspirations and usually an unconventional life style
brain trust, kitchen cabinet
an inner circle of unofficial advisors to the head of a government
loop
an inner circle of advisors (especially under President Reagan)
cabal, camarilla, faction, junto
a clique (often secret) that seeks power usually through intrigue
junta, military junta
a group of military officers who rule a country after seizing power
maffia, mafia
any tightly knit group of trusted associates
faction, sect
a dissenting clique
fatigue party
a group of soldiers on fatigue duty
landing party
a part of a ship's company organized for special duties ashore
party to the action, party to the transaction
a party of people taking a role in legal proceedings
rescue party
a party of rescuers
search party
a party of people to search for someone
stretcher party
a party of people with stretchers to carry an injured person
war party
a band of warriors who raid or fight an enemy (used especially of Native Americans)
galere, rogue's gallery
a coterie of undesirable people
hard core
the most dedicated and intensely loyal nucleus of a group or movement
Type of:
social group
people sharing some social relation

n any electronic equipment that receives or transmits radio or tv signals

“the early sets ran on storage batteries”
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receiver, receiving system
set that receives radio or tv signals
sender, transmitter
set used to broadcast radio or tv signals
direction finder
radio; determines the direction of incoming radio waves
jammer
a transmitter used to broadcast electronic jamming
radio, radio receiver, radio set, receiving set, tuner, wireless
an electronic receiver that detects and demodulates and amplifies transmitted signals
radio transmitter
transmitter that is the part of a radio system that transmits signals
satellite receiver
a receiver on a communications satellite
satellite transmitter
a transmitter on a communications satellite
boob tube, goggle box, idiot box, television, television receiver, television set, telly, tv, tv set
an electronic device that receives television signals and displays them on a screen
television transmitter
transmitter that is part of a television system
Type of:
electronic equipment
equipment that involves the controlled conduction of electrons (especially in a gas or vacuum or semiconductor)
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v put into a certain state; cause to be in a certain state

set the house afire”
Types:
pitch
set to a certain pitch
keynote
set the keynote of
Type of:
alter, change, modify
cause to change; make different; cause a transformation

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

Synonyms:
fix, gear up, prepare, ready, set up
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socialise, socialize
prepare for social life
provide
take measures in preparation for
cram
prepare (students) hastily for an impending exam
precondition
put into the required condition beforehand
fix
kill, preserve, and harden (tissue) in order to prepare for microscopic study
mount
fix onto a backing, setting, or support
lay out, set up
get ready for a particular purpose or event
winterise, winterize
prepare for winter
summerise, summerize
prepare for summer
prime
insert a primer into (a gun, mine, or charge) preparatory to detonation or firing
crop, cultivate, work
prepare for crops
brace, poise
prepare (oneself) for something unpleasant or difficult
overcrop, overcultivate
to exhaust by excessive cultivation
nerve, steel
get ready for something difficult or unpleasant
Type of:
alter, change, modify
cause to change; make different; cause a transformation

v get ready for a particular purpose or event

set up an experiment”
set the table”
Synonyms:
lay out, set up
Type of:
fix, gear up, prepare, ready, set up
make ready or suitable or equip in advance for a particular purpose or for some use, event, etc

v apply or start

set fire to a building”
Type of:
initiate, originate, start
bring into being

v adapt for performance in a different way

set this poem to music”
Synonyms:
arrange
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prearrange
arrange beforehand
put
adapt
transpose
put (a piece of music) into another key
table, tabularise, tabularize, tabulate
arrange or enter in tabular form
Type of:
compose, write
write music

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

Synonyms:
adjust, correct
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proportion
adjust in size relative to other things
modulate
adjust the pitch, tone, or volume of
temper
adjust the pitch (of pianos)
tune, tune up
adjust the pitches of (musical instruments)
calibrate, fine-tune, graduate
make fine adjustments or divide into marked intervals for optimal measuring
tune, tune up
adjust for (better) functioning
time
adjust so that a force is applied and an action occurs at the desired time
trim
adjust (sails on a ship) so that the wind is optimally used
zero, zero in
adjust (as by firing under test conditions) the zero of (a gun)
zero
adjust (an instrument or device) to zero value
readjust, reset
adjust again after an initial failure
attune
adjust or accustom to; bring into harmony with
time
regulate or set the time of
modulate, regulate
fix or adjust the time, amount, degree, or rate of
focalise, focalize, focus, sharpen
put (an image) into focus
sync, synchronise, synchronize
make synchronous and adjust in time or manner
pressurise, pressurize
increase the pressure in or of
decompress, depressurise, depressurize
decrease the pressure of
fit, match
make correspond or harmonize
plumb
adjust with a plumb line so as to make vertical
align, coordinate, ordinate
bring (components or parts) into proper or desirable coordination correlation
harmonise, harmonize, reconcile
bring into consonance or accord
linearise, linearize
make linear or get into a linear form
justify
adjust the spaces between words
citify
accustom to urban ways
reset
set to zero
fine-tune, tweak
adjust finely
refocus
put again into focus or focus more sharply
phase
adjust so as to be in a synchronized condition
puncture
cause to lose air pressure or collapse by piercing
scale down
reduce proportionally
scale up
increase proportionally
service
make fit for use
misalign
align imperfectly or badly
key
harmonize with or adjust to
advance, set ahead
move forward
tune in
regulate (a radio or television set) in order to receive a certain station or program
balance, equilibrate, equilibrise, equilibrize
bring into balance or equilibrium
Type of:
alter, change, modify
cause to change; make different; cause a transformation

v set to a certain position or cause to operate correctly

set clocks or instruments”
Types:
reset
set to zero
advance, set ahead
move forward
Type of:
adjust, correct
alter or regulate so as to achieve accuracy or conform to a standard

v equip with sails or masts

Synonyms:
rig, set up
Type of:
equip, fit, fit out, outfit
provide with (something) usually for a specific purpose

v set in type

set these words in italics”
Synonyms:
typeset
Type of:
impress, print
reproduce by printing

v give a fine, sharp edge to a knife or razor

Type of:
hone
sharpen with a hone

v urge to attack someone

Synonyms:
sic
Type of:
assail, assault, attack, set on
attack someone physically or emotionally

n a relatively permanent inclination to react in a particular way

“the set of his mind was obvious”
Synonyms:
bent
Type of:
disposition, inclination, tendency
an attitude of mind especially one that favors one alternative over others

n (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”
“his instructions deliberately gave them the wrong set
Synonyms:
readiness
Type of:
cognitive state, state of mind
the state of a person's cognitive processes

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

“we are set to go at any time”
Synonyms:
fit, primed
ready
completely prepared or in condition for immediate action or use or progress
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v bear fruit

Synonyms:
fructify
Type of:
multiply, procreate, reproduce
have offspring or produce more individuals of a given animal or plant
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