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Synonyms for setting
ˈsɛt ɪŋ

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  1. setting, scene(noun)

    the context and environment in which something is set

    "the perfect setting for a ghost story"

    Synonyms:
    place setting, fit, scene, view, circumstance, aspect, scenery, prospect, mise en scene, panorama, vista, conniption, scope, background, mount, shot, context, tantrum, picture, stage setting

  2. setting, background, scope(noun)

    the state of the environment in which a situation exists

    "you can't do that in a university setting"

    Synonyms:
    place setting, screen background, scene, compass, ground, telescope, background signal, circumstance, reach, cathode-ray oscilloscope, ambit, range, mise en scene, oscilloscope, backcloth, background knowledge, scope, background, mount, orbit, backdrop, desktop, context, stage setting

  3. mise en scene, stage setting, setting(noun)

    arrangement of scenery and properties to represent the place where a play or movie is enacted

    Synonyms:
    stage setting, mount, scope, mise en scene, circumstance, background, context, scene, place setting

  4. context, circumstance, setting(noun)

    the set of facts or circumstances that surround a situation or event

    "the historical context"

    Synonyms:
    context of use, background, stage setting, mount, scope, mise en scene, circumstance, linguistic context, consideration, context, scene, place setting, condition

  5. setting(noun)

    the physical position of something

    "he changed the setting on the thermostat"

    Synonyms:
    mount, stage setting, scope, mise en scene, circumstance, background, context, scene, place setting

  6. place setting, setting(noun)

    a table service for one person

    "a place setting of sterling flatware"

    Synonyms:
    stage setting, mount, scope, mise en scene, circumstance, background, context, scene, place setting

  7. mount, setting(noun)

    a mounting consisting of a piece of metal (as in a ring or other jewelry) that holds a gem in place

    "the diamond was in a plain gold mount"

    Synonyms:
    riding horse, stage setting, mount, climb, mise en scene, mountain, circumstance, background, scope, saddle horse, context, scene, place setting, backing

How to pronounce setting?

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

How to say setting in sign language?

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How to use setting in a sentence?

  1. Michael Kobori:

    We’ve been asking, ‘ how do we begin to engage consumers with understanding the way they impact the environment ? ’ now we are ready to begin the next step, of recycling clothing when no longer in use. We are setting our sights on that broader ‘ clothes loop ’ of how do we support a more circular economy for apparel ?

  2. Darrell Waltrip:

    They're basically unbeatable, while Harvick is a great driver, what makes the No. 4 team so tough to beat is that the car is so fast every week. They're setting the mark.

  3. Barry Silbert:

    Setting it up this way gives us flexibility, we can start companies, invest in companies, buy companies, etc and it gives us patient, permanent capital.

  4. Thu Lan Nguyen:

    China is definitely setting the tone for forex markets at the moment, we were in risk-off mode for the last couple of days. The big question is are the measures that China has taken sustainable given that most stocks are not tradable at the moment.

  5. Christina Smolke:

    We grew them under home-brew condition, and you get no production of these compounds. It's just to say, that there's this divide in how easy it can be transferred to a home-brew-type setting. And there will be some real challenges with how these strains grow.


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