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English definition of “set”


adjective (FIXED)    /set/
C2 fixed or never changing: My parents say I have to be home by a set time. The restaurant does a set lunch (= a meal which is offered at a fixed price, but with little or no choice about what you have to eat) on Sundays. The receptionist had a bright set smile on his face, but I could tell that he was bored. My father has very set opinions/views on the matter.Standard and routine set expression/phrase a phrase in which the words are always used in the same orderSentences and expressions
(Definition of set adjective (FIXED) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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