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set off/out

phrasal verb with set uk   us   /set/ verb (present participle setting, past tense and past participle set)
B2 to start a journey: What time will we have to set off for the station tomorrow? Jenny set off down the road on her new bike. They've just set off on a round-the-world cruise.
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in Chinese (Traditional) 出發,啓程…
in Chinese (Simplified) 出发,启程…
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