Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary
1

preset

play
verb pre·set \ˈprē-ˌset\

Definition of preset

preset

presetting

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to set in advance



1929

First Known Use of preset

1929


2

preset

noun pre·set

Definition of preset

  1. :  something (as a radio station) preprogrammed into a device




Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up preset? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a representation of something

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

confounded-person

Which is a synonym of indolent?

frenetic philistine lazy melancholy
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ