set texts

Definition of set texts


  1. :  pieces of writing that must be studied in schools Shakespearean plays are set texts in many secondary schools.

Word by Word Definitions

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

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

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

  1. :  the act or action of setting

    :  the condition of being set

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

  1. :  intent, determined

    :  intentional, premeditated

    :  fixed by authority or appointment :  prescribed, specified

textplay texts
  1. :  the original words and form of a written or printed work

    :  an edited or emended copy of an original work

    :  a work containing such text

  1. :  to send a text message from one cell phone to another

    :  to communicate by text messaging

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