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English definition of “set”


adjective (READY)    /set/
C1 [after verb] ready and prepared: Shall we go now - is everyone set? Is everything all set for the party? At the start of the race, the starter said "On your marks, get set, go". We were just getting set to leave when Ben said he had something important to tell us.Ready and willingUnwilling and reluctant [after verb] likely or in a suitable condition: He looks set to become world champion again this year.Ready and willingUnwilling and reluctant
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