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English definition of “set sb down”

set sb down

verb uk phrasal verb with set   /set/ (present participle setting, past tense and past participle set) us  
If a vehicle sets down a passenger, it stops so that the passenger can get out: The taxi set us down a long way from our hotel, and we had to walk.Placing and positioning an object
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