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set on

verb

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to take sudden, violent action against
  • without warning, bandits would set on unwary merchants as they traveled along the Silk Road

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The first known use of set on was in the 14th century

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“Set on.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/set%20on. Accessed 22 Jun. 2021.

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