What is the pronunciation of set?
English definition of “set”
B1 [T] to fix or make certain: Has a date/time been set for the meeting yet? The price of the house has been set at £425,000.Decisions and deciding set into sth/be set with sth › If a precious stone is set in/into a piece of jewellery, or a piece of jewellery is set with a precious stone, the stone is fixed firmly to the piece of jewellery: a gold tiepin with a diamond set into it a brooch set with rubies and pearlsJewellery › [T] When a doctor sets a broken bone, he or she puts it into a fixed position so that it will heal.Physiotherapy, massage and osteopathy › [I] When a broken bone sets, it heals in a fixed position.Recovering from illness › [T] If you have your hair set, you have it arranged while it is wet so that it will be fixed in a particular style when it is dry.Hairdressing › [T] If you set a part of your body, you tighten the muscles around it in order to show that you are determined about something: "I'm never going back to him," she said, setting her jaw firmly. His face was set in determination.Preparing › [I] If a liquid or soft material sets, it becomes firm or hard: Leave the jelly in the fridge to set. Don't walk on the concrete until it has set.Physical and chemical processes