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Setting (IPA: /ˈsɛtɪŋ/)


Setting (p. pr. & vb. n.)

of Set

Setting (n.)

The act of one who, or that which, sets; as, the setting of type, or of gems; the setting of the sun; the setting (hardening) of moist plaster of Paris; the setting (set) of a current.

Setting (n.)

The act of marking the position of game, as a setter does; also, hunting with a setter.

Setting (n.)

Something set in, or inserted.

Setting (n.)

That in which something, as a gem, is set; as, the gold setting of a jeweled pin.

Setting

Place and time where fictional story takes place

Setting

Family name

Example Sentence (Quote)

" " not judging truth to be in nature better than falsehood, but setting a value upon both according to interest." - John Dryden

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Acts of injustice done Between the setting and the rising sun In history lie like bones, each one." - W. H. Auden

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Behold him setting in his western skies, The shadows lengthening as the vapours rise." - John Dryden

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Damn, I'm good! (says after choosing the Damn, I'm Good difficult setting or when corpses explode)" - Duke Nukem

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Despair is the price one pays for setting oneself an impossible aim." - Despair


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