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English definition of “set sth/sb up”

set sth/sb up

phrasal verb with set     /set/ verb (present participle setting, past tense and past participle set)
to provide someone or something with all the necessary things for a particular activity or period of time: I think we're set up with everything we need for the journey. We went on a shopping trip and got him all set up for the new term.Giving, providing and supplying
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