set/lay great store by

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Definition of set/lay great store by

: to value highly Our family sets/lays great store by tradition.

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“Set/lay great store by.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/set%2Flay%20great%20store%20by. Accessed 7 Dec. 2021.

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