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set-aside

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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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The first known use of set-aside was in 1943

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“Set-aside.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/set-aside. Accessed 26 Oct. 2021.

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