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set aside

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1 to keep or intend for a special purpose
  • He set aside $100 a month for a down payment on a car.
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2 to put an end to by formal action
  • The company set aside the old strict dress code and allowed employees to dress a little more casually.
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3 to get rid of as useless or unwanted
  • The professional organizer helped us set aside anything we didn't need or want anymore.
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4 to put (something of future use or value) in a safe or secret place
  • She set aside her wedding dress in case her own daughter might want to wear it some day.
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