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television set

noun as in television receiver

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Example Sentences

The possibilities of these fantasies become ever more attractive whenever () turns on his television set.

After graduating from college, I lived for 15 years without even owning a television set.

The community in which you were raised does not gather around the television set every four years for a solid, breathless month.

A senior aide ran to get her and tuned a television set to ABC.

Then I decided I preferred my criminal activity on my television set and quit poker waitressing to go home and watch The Sopranos.

No; I just want you to put an "X" as to where the sofa is, and put a double "X" as to where the television set is.

One single theme kept rolling around like a pea in a washtub; just what had happened to that television set and those jukeboxes?

I told her the jukebox and the television set were out of commission and there'd be no noise she didn't make herself.

Every time he turns on his radio or television set, his autonomy is assaulted by all kinds of pressures.

Words he had heard Manning speak as he watched over the television set at Manning's mocking invitation.


On this page you'll find 8 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to television set, such as: tube, tv set, boob tube, idiot box, small screen, and telly.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.