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set down

verb

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1 to cause to sit down
  • set the toddler down in her seat

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2 to make a written note of
  • set down the names of those in attendance

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3 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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The first known use of set down was in the 15th century

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“Set down.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/set%20down. Accessed 6 December 2019.

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