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Definition of set apart phrasal verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

set apart

 phrasal verb
phrasal verb
 
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Phrasal Verbs

set somebody apart

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set somebody apart from somebody

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set somebody apart from something

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set something apart

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set something apart from somebody

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set something apart from something

 
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to make somebody/something different from or better than others Her elegant style sets her apart from other journalists.

set somethingapart (for something)

 
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[usually passive] to keep something for a special use or purpose Two rooms were set apart for use as libraries.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: set apart