EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR SET

I certainly did need you to come along right now and set me straight.

If my mother could have guessed that he was to be set over me, I had never come here.

Why should we tarry any longer to see everything moiled and set at nought?

Blowing out the candle, he advanced to the table and set it down.

When he set out he meant to reach the car and go back to town at once.

This set them to looking up some other article which might impart variety to their fare.

When they first set foot in Egypt that country was already terribly old.

He had accomplished the task which he had set himself in his youth.

There was a pen the nibs of which were of ruby, set in gold, made by Doughty.

She was soon missed, and all the girls in the house were set to looking for Catherine.

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stage setting

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