Meaning of “setting” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun [ C ] us uk /ˈsetɪŋ/

B2 the place where something is or where something happens, often in a book, play, or film:

The house provided the setting for the TV series 'Pride and Prejudice'.

a position on the controls of a piece of equipment:

Set the oven at the lowest setting.

(Definition of “setting” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)