set down

Definitions of set down
  1. verb
    put or settle into a position
    “The hotel was set down at the bottom of the valley”
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    lay, place, pose, position, put, set
    put into a certain place or abstract location
  2. verb
    cause to sit or seat or be in a settled position or place
    set down your bags here”
    synonyms: place down, put down
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    types:
    flump, plank, plonk, plop, plump, plump down, plunk, plunk down
    set (something or oneself) down with or as if with a noise
    type of:
    lay, place, pose, position, put, set
    put into a certain place or abstract location
  3. verb
    leave or unload
    synonyms: discharge, drop, drop off, put down, unload
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    wharf
    discharge at a wharf
    air-drop
    drop (an object) from the air; unload from a plane or helicopter
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    deliver
    bring to a destination, make a delivery
  4. verb
    put down in writing; of texts, musical compositions, etc.
    synonyms: get down, put down, write down
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    transcribe
    write out from speech, notes, etc.
    notate
    put into notation, as of music or choreography
    dash down, dash off
    write down hastily
    note, take down
    make a written note of
    type of:
    write
    communicate or express by writing
  5. verb
    reach or come to rest
    synonyms: land
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    alight, light, perch
    to come to rest, settle
    force-land
    make a forced landing
    beach
    land on a beach
    port
    land at or reach a port
    debark, disembark
    go ashore
    touch down
    come or bring (a plane) to a landing
    undershoot
    fall short of (the runway) in a landing
    belly-land
    land on the underside without the landing gear
    crash land
    make an emergency landing
    ditch
    make an emergency landing on water
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    arrive, come, get
    reach a destination; arrive by movement or progress
  6. verb
    go ashore
    synonyms: debark, disembark
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    Antonyms:
    embark, ship
    go on board
    type of:
    land
    reach or come to rest
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