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Definition of set aside phrasal verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary


set aside

 phrasal verb
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Phrasal Verbs

    set somethingaside

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  1. 1to move something to one side until you need it
  2. 2to save or keep money or time for a particular purpose She tries to set aside some money every month.
  3. 3to not consider something, because other things are more important synonym disregard Let's set aside my personal feelings for now.
  4. 4(law) to state that a decision made by a court is not legally valid The verdict was set aside by the Court of Appeals.
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