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synonyms for set down

  • dock
  • settle
  • touch down
  • alight
  • berth
  • debark
  • disembark
  • ditch
  • ground
  • pilot
  • steer
  • thump
  • bring in
  • check in
  • come ashore
  • come down
  • come in
  • come to berth
  • descend upon
  • drop anchor
  • flatten out
  • get down
  • level off
  • light on
  • make land
  • put down
  • put in
  • set on deck
  • sit down
  • splash down
  • take down
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antonyms for set down

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  • ascend
  • fail
  • lose
  • take off
  • rough
  • neglect
  • take
  • lift
  • disturb
  • confuse
  • remove
  • displace
  • upset
  • disestablish
  • move
  • depart
  • energize
  • disarrange
  • destroy
  • mix up
  • unsettle
  • disorganize
  • disorder
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    How to use set down in a sentence

    You would not think it too much to set the whole province in flames so that you could have your way with this wretched child.
    ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
    Then there was Wee Wo,—he was a little Chinese chap, and we used to send him down the chimneys to open front doors for us.
    DAVY AND THE GOBLINCHARLES E. CARRYL
    The bride elect rushes up to him, and so they both step down to the foot-lights.
    PHYSIOLOGY OF THE OPERAJOHN H. SWABY (AKA "SCRICI")
    I take the Extream Bells, and set down the six Changes on them thus.
    TINTINNALOGIA, OR, THE ART OF RINGINGRICHARD DUCKWORTH AND FABIAN STEDMAN
    His wife stood smiling and waving, the boys shouting, as he disappeared in the old rockaway down the sandy road.
    THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
    So he bore down on the solemn declaration that she stood face to face with a prison term for perjury.
    THE BONDBOYGEORGE W. (GEORGE WASHINGTON) OGDEN
    Do not the widow's tears run down the cheek, and her cry against him that causeth them to fall?
    THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
    The two women had no intention of bathing; they had just strolled down to the beach for a walk and to be alone and near the water.
    THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
    But, when the car came thundering down, it was crammed to the step; with a melancholy gesture, the driver declined her signal.
    HILDA LESSWAYSARNOLD BENNETT
    As Spain, however, has fallen from the high place she once held, her colonial system has also gone down.
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    WORDS RELATED TO SET DOWN

    • accredit
    • attribute
    • charge
    • credit
    • hang on
    • impute
    • lay
    • pin on
    • refer
    • reference
    • set down
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