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English definition of “set sb/sth on sb”

set sb/sth on sb

verb uk phrasal verb with set   /set/ (present participle setting, past tense and past participle set) us  
to make an animal or person attack someone: The security guards set their dogs on the intruders. If you do that again, I'll set my big brother on you!Physical and sexual assault and abductionSexual activity in general
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