set up

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

set up

verb

Definition of SET UP

1
to arrange something in a certain spot or position <set up tables in the living room for the party>
2
to be responsible for the creation and early operation or use of <set up a scholarship fund for deserving students from the inner city>
Antonyms close (down), phase out, shut (up)
3
to fix in an upright position <set up a post from which to hang the sign>
Related Words brace, buttress, prop (up), shore (up), support; boost, crane, elevate, heave, heft, heighten, hike, hoist, jack (up), lift, perk (up), pick up, up, uphold, uplift
5
to restore to a healthy condition <don't worry, the doctor will set you up in no time>

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