set back synonyms

Here's a list of possible synonyms and antonyms for the term set back:


Princeton's WordNet

  1. set-back, setoff, offsetverb

    structure where a wall or building narrows abruptly

    Synonyms:
    outset, runner, counterbalance, first, stolon, showtime, setoff, starting time, offshoot, set-back, start, offset printing, get-go, kickoff, outgrowth, commencement, offset, branch, beginning

  2. postpone, prorogue, hold over, put over, table, shelve, set back, defer, remit, put offverb

    hold back to a later time

    Synonyms:
    put back, put over, elude, circumvent, set back, turn off, confuse, sidestep, dishearten, remand, give in, remit, parry, dodge, bow, send back, tabulate, accede, flurry, prorogue, hedge, put off, evade, defer, tabularise, table, tabularize, carry over, postpone, duck, slacken, shelve, hold over, disconcert, knock back, get across, fudge, submit, skirt

  3. set backverb

    slow down the progress of; hinder

    Synonyms:
    table, shelve, put over, postpone, remit, set back, put off, hold over, knock back, prorogue, put back, defer

  4. set back, knock back, put backverb

    cost a certain amount

    Synonyms:
    table, shelve, put over, postpone, remit, set back, put off, hold over, knock back, replace, prorogue, put back, defer



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