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Synonyms for set on

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. assail, assault, set on, attack(verb)

    attack someone physically or emotionally

    "The mugger assaulted the woman"; "Nightmares assailed him regularly"

    Synonyms:
    violate, assail, lash out, snipe, ravish, round, dishonour, outrage, assault, rape, dishonor, attack, aggress

Wiktionary

  1. set on(verb)

    Synonyms:
    set upon

  2. set on(verb)

    To encourage someone, or an animal, to attack someone.

    I will set the dogs on you, if you don't leave right now!

    Synonyms:
    set upon

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. set on

    Synonyms:
    incite, instigate, prompt, urge, impel, influence, actuate

  2. set on

    Synonyms:
    attack, assault, set upon

How to pronounce set on?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say set on in sign language?

  1. seton

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How to use set on in a sentence?

  1. Duncan Dickson:

    Since the Wizarding World of Harry Potter, guest expectations have been set on a new level, be Our Guest at Disney and Diagon Alley have only added to that. Every new technology and theming tact that the companies take raises the bar.

  2. Tim Peake:

    After a gap of 24 years since Helen Sharman flew to the Mir space station, the Union (Jack) flag is going to be flown and worn in space once again, what that means is that there's nothing to stop the schoolkids in Great Britain today from being amongst the first men and women to set on foot on Mars in the future.

  3. Jeremy Taylor:

    Love is friendship set on fire.

  4. Kawhi Leonard:

    Last summer I was going through a lot. I had a great support system, I just kept working hard, working hard and had my mind set on this goal right here, i came to a team, a new coach, and that mindset was the same as mine. This is what I play basketball for, this is what I work out for all summer, during the season and I'm happy that my hard work paid off.

  5. Emmanuel Mudiay:

    Personally, I cared a lot, i wanted to stop the streak just because I hate records being set on me or any of my team mates.


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