Synonyms for set-back
- price tag
- bad news
- tidy sum
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR SET-BACK
If we don't get her out he'll have a set-back, but if they show her to him it'll kill him.
War is a word that means agony to many and a set-back to all.
Don't you think that, an' have a set-back when you find it ain't!
A set-back because the work had been begun with rough tools and lack of material.
That was the first set-back, and the next one was ten times worse.
Then there comes the striving to change life and again the set-back.
It was a set-back to Denver, and two years of stagnation followed.
From everywhere, except one, had come either news of defeat or set-back.
The girls will be in shape to travel by New Years, if there is no set-back.
Business and population showed no set-back in their progress.