Übersetzung von “set” — Englisch–Katalanisch Wörterbuch


verb uk /set/ us /set/ present participle setting, past tense and past participle set

B1 to arrange a time when something will happen

fixar, establir
Should we set a date for the next meeting?
The next meeting is set for 6 February.

B1 When the sun sets, it moves down in the sky so that it cannot be seen.


B1 If a book, play, or movie is set in a place or period of time, the story happens there or at that time.

It’s a historical adventure set in India in the 1940s.

to make a piece of equipment ready to be used

posar, programar
He set the alarm for 7 a.m.
set someone free

to allow someone to leave prison

posar en llibertat algú
set fire to something

to make something start burning

calar foc a ac
set the table

to put plates, knives, forks, etc. on the table before you have a meal

parar la taula

If a liquid substance sets, it becomes solid.


UK If you set work or an exam at a school or college, you ask the students to do it.

Mr Harley forgot to set us any science homework.
noun uk /set/ us /set/

A2 a group of things that belong together

a set of instructions
a set of keys

B1 a television or radio

a TV set
adjective uk /set/ us /set/

fixed and never changing

Most people work for a set number of hours each week.
I have no set routine.
be set against something

to be determined not to do something

oposar-se radicalment a ac
Why are you so set against going to college?

(Übersetzung von “set” aus dem Cambridge Wörterbuch Englisch-Katalanisch © Cambridge University Press)