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be (dead) set against sth

to be determined not to do something: Why are you so set against going to college? They are dead set against (= strongly opposed to) the plans to close the local hospital.
Translations of “be (dead) set against sth”
in Chinese (Traditional) 堅決反對…
in Chinese (Simplified) 坚决反对…
(Definition of be (dead) set against sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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