Set and Setting


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Set noun – A group of people acting together within a larger group.
Setting is a synonym for set in service topic. In some cases you can use "Setting" instead a noun "Set", when it comes to topics like art, scenery, tableware, installment. popular alternative
Nearby Words: setup, setting
Synonyms for Set


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Setting noun – The place and time in which the action for a portion of a dramatic work (as a movie) is set.
Usage example: the setting for the novel is Victorian England

Set is a synonym for setting in service topic. You can use "Set" instead the word "Setting" as a noun or a verb, if it concerns topics such as scene, art, tableware, installment. popular alternative
Nearby Words: set, settling, setter
Synonyms for Setting

How words are described

old old set old setting
good good set good setting
high high set high setting
full full set full setting
Other adjectives: particular, similar, normal, common, complete, current, standard, original, single, actual, entire, main, interesting, new, unique, classic, unusual, primary, alternate, different.
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