set priorities

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of set priorities

:to decide which things are most important to do
  • We don't have enough time to do everything. We have to set priorities.

Word by Word Definitions

set play
  1. : to cause to sit : place in or on a seat

  2. : to put (a fowl) on eggs to hatch them

  3. : to put (eggs) for hatching under a fowl or into an incubator

  1. : the act or action of setting

  2. : the condition of being set

  3. : a number of things of the same kind that belong or are used together

  1. : intent, determined

  2. : intentional, premeditated

  3. : fixed by authority or appointment : prescribed, specified

priority play priorities
  1. : the quality or state of being prior

  2. : precedence in date or position of publication

  3. : superiority in rank, position, or privilege


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