1. setting - noun
· the context and environment in which something is set; "the perfect setting for a ghost story"
2. setting - noun
· the state of the environment in which a situation exists; "you can't do that in a university setting"
3. setting - noun
· arrangement of scenery and properties to represent the place where a play or movie is enacted
4. setting - noun
· the set of facts or circumstances that surround a situation or event; "the historical context"
5. setting - noun
· the physical position of something; "he changed the setting on the thermostat"
6. setting - noun
· a table service for one person; "a place setting of sterling flatware"
7. setting - noun
· a mounting consisting of a piece of metal (as in a ring or other jewelry) that holds a gem in place; "the diamond was in a plain gold mount"
8. set - verb
· put into a certain place or abstract location; "Put your things here"; "Set the tray down"; "Set the dogs on the scent of the missing children"; "Place emphasis on a certain point"
9. set - verb
· fix conclusively or authoritatively; "set the rules"
10. set - verb
· decide upon or fix definitely; "fix the variables"; "specify the parameters"
11. set - verb
· establish as the highest level or best performance; "set a record"
12. set - verb
· put into a certain state; cause to be in a certain state; "set the house afire"
13. set - verb
· fix in a border; "The goldsmith set the diamond"
14. set - verb
· make ready or suitable or equip in advance for a particular purpose or for some use, event, etc; "Get the children ready for school!"; "prepare for war"; "I was fixing to leave town after I paid the hotel bill"
15. set - verb
· set to a certain position or cause to operate correctly; "set clocks or instruments"
16. set - verb
· locate; "The film is set in Africa"
17. set - verb
· disappear beyond the horizon; "the sun sets early these days"
18. set - verb
· adapt for performance in a different way; "set this poem to music"
19. set - verb
· put or set (seeds, seedlings, or plants) into the ground; "Let's plant flowers in the garden"
20. set - verb
· apply or start; "set fire to a building"
21. set - verb
· become gelatinous; "the liquid jelled after we added the enzyme"
22. set - verb
· set in type; "My book will be typeset nicely"; "set these words in italics"
23. set - verb
· put into a position that will restore a normal state; "set a broken bone"
24. set - verb
· insert (a nail or screw below the surface, as into a countersink)
25. set - verb
· give a fine, sharp edge to a knife or razor
26. set - verb
· urge to attack someone; "The owner sicked his dogs on the intruders"; "the shaman sics sorcerers on the evil spirits"
27. set - verb
· estimate; "We put the time of arrival at 8 P.M."
28. set - verb
· equip with sails or masts; "rig a ship"
29. set - verb
· get ready for a particular purpose or event; "set up an experiment"; "set the table"; "lay out the tools for the surgery"
30. set - verb
· alter or regulate so as to achieve accuracy or conform to a standard; "Adjust the clock, please"; "correct the alignment of the front wheels"
31. set - verb
· bear fruit; "the apple trees fructify"
32. set - verb
· arrange attractively; "dress my hair for the wedding"
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