Place and Set

Place

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Place verb – To arrange something in a certain spot or position.
Usage example: he carefully placed the flowers in a vase

Set is a synonym for place in put topic. In some cases you can use "Set" instead the word "Place" as a verb or a noun, when it comes to topics like activity, establish, lay, locate. popular alternative
Nearby Words: placed, placement, placing, placer, placet
Synonyms for Place

Set

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Set verb – To arrange something in a certain spot or position.
Usage example: set a book on the table

Place is a synonym for set in put topic. You can use "Place" instead the word "Set" as a verb or a noun, if it concerns topics such as action, position, establish, precise. popular alternative
Nearby Words: setup, setting
Synonyms for Set

How words are described

good good place good set
full full place full set
nice nice place nice set
special special place special set
Other adjectives: best, exact, particular, common, specific, right, certain, original, proper, entire, large, great, wrong, new, final, strange, last, different.

Common collocations

man place man set man
people place people set people
point place point set point
series place series set series
Other nouns: bomb, way, world, story, weapon, traps.

Both words in one sentence

  • Death World Europeans moved to this place and set about establishing European-style agriculture.
    Source: Death World
  • Pyramid Power Unannounced, she and her boyfriend pop over to the protagonist's (Qwilleran's) place and set up a makeshift portable pyramid.
    Source: Pyramid Power
  • Film / This Island Earth Yes, he's already ordered replacement condensers, AND tested one of the weird beads that came in their place AND set up another bead ready for Cal to test himself.
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