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set in

verb

Definition of set in

  • transitive verb
    1. :  insert; especially :  to stitch (a small part) within a large article <set in a sleeve of a dress>

    2. intransitive verb
    3. :  to become established



    Examples of set in

    1. <a cold spell set in sometime last week>



    15th Century

    First Known Use of set in

    15th century



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