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English definition of “set”

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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