Adjective "Set In" Definition and Examples


    Set In


    verb (used with object), set, setting.

    1. to put (something or someone) in a particular place: to set a vase on a table.

    2. to place in a particular position or posture: Set the baby on his feet.

    3. to place in some relation to something or someone: We set a supervisor over the new workers.

    4. to put into some condition: to set a house on fire.

    5. to put or apply: to set fire to a house.

    6. to put in the proper position: to set a chair back on its feet.

    7. to put in the



    "actions can be set in."