Definitions For Set


  • Several exercises intended to be done in series
  • The act of putting something in position
  • Any electronic equipment that receives or transmits radio or tv signals
  • Representation consisting of the scenery and other properties used to identify the location of a dramatic production
  • (psychology) being temporarily ready to respond in a particular way
  • A relatively permanent inclination to react in a particular way
  • The descent of a heavenly body below the horizon
  • A group of things of the same kind that belong together and are so used
  • (mathematics) an abstract collection of numbers or symbols
  • An unofficial association of people or groups
  • Evil Egyptian god with the head of a beast that has high square ears and a long snout; brother and murderer of Osiris
  • The process of becoming hard or solid by cooling or drying or crystallization
  • A unit of play in tennis or squash


  • Arrange attractively
  • Bear fruit
  • Alter or regulate so as to achieve accuracy or conform to a standard
  • Set to a certain position or cause to operate correctly
  • Put into a certain state; cause to be in a certain state
  • Make ready or suitable or equip in advance for a particular purpose or for some use, event, etc
  • Get ready for a particular purpose or event
  • Equip with sails or masts
  • Become gelatinous
  • Estimate
  • Fix conclusively or authoritatively
  • Decide upon or fix definitely
  • Establish as the highest level or best performance
  • Urge to attack someone
  • Give a fine, sharp edge to a knife or razor
  • Put into a certain place or abstract location
  • Insert (a nail or screw below the surface, as into a countersink)
  • Put or set (seeds, seedlings, or plants) into the ground
  • Fix in a border
  • Put into a position that will restore a normal state
  • Apply or start
  • Adapt for performance in a different way
  • Locate
  • Set in type
  • Disappear beyond the horizon


  • Converted to solid form (as concrete)
  • Fixed and unmoving
  • Set down according to a plan
  • (usually followed by to' or for') on the point of or strongly disposed
  • Situated in a particular spot or position
  • Determined or decided upon as by an authority
  • Being below the horizon

Is Set a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Set is worth 3 points in Scrabble and 3 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Set in a Sentence

  • We need to set some extra chairs around the table.
  • He set the ladder against the wall and walked away.
  • I remember setting my bag right here.
  • I need to buy a new set of golf clubs.
  • The kids are allowed to watch two hours of television. After that, I turn off the set.
  • We met on the set of Hamlet.
  • Her college is set in the countryside.
  • Their house is set back from the road.
  • A man with deep-set eyes

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Antonyms for Set

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