set down

as in to sit
to cause to sit down set the toddler down in her seat

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as in to consider
to think of in a particular way early in the campaign, voters set the senator down as an opportunist, and the perception stuck

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“Set down.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Feb. 2024.

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