set\ down


set\ down
1. III
1) set down smb. /smb. down/ set down passengers высаживать пассажиров; the bus stopped to set down a child автобус остановился, чтобы дать сойти ребенку
2) set down smth. /smth. down/ set down a name (smb.'s telephone, smb.'s address, the main arguments, etc.) записывать фамилию и т.д.; I'll set down one or two points while they are fresh in my mind я запишу один или два пункта, пока я их не забыл
3) set down smb. /smb. down/ coll. he was such a headstrong boy that it took a great deal to set him down он был таким своевольным мальчишкой, что его нелегко было поставить на место /осадить/
2. XI
1) be set down for smth. notes are set down for reference (for remembrance, etc.) заметки делаются для того, чтобы потом можно было что-то уточнить и т.д.; be set down in (for) smth. their names and addresses (all the facts, etc.) are set down in a register (in a book, etc.) их имена и адреса и т.д. заносятся в журнал и т.д. /фиксируются в журнале и т.д./; all the happenings are set down in his diary он описывает все происшествия в своем дневнике; they were all set down for the job записали всех желающих получить эту работу
2) be set down rules have been set down and must be obeyed установлены правила и им надо подчиняться
3) be set down for smth. the hearing (the meeting, the trial, etc.) was set down for Monday (for today, etc.) слушание дела и т.д. было назначено на понедельник и т.д.
4) be set down to smth. your failure (your actions, your conduct, etc.) can be set down to too much haste (to ignorance, to carelessness, etc.) вашу неудачу и т.д. можно объяснить большей спешкой и т.д.
5) be set down coll. such people must /need to/ be set down таких людей надо осаживать /ставить на место/, таким людям нужно давать отпор
3. XXI1
1) set down smb., smth. /smb., smth. down/ at (in, on, etc. ) smth. set me (the lady, the children, etc.) down at the station (at the post office, at the corner of the street, in the village, on the lawn, etc.) высадите меня и т.д. у вокзала и т.д.; the bus (I, the taxi, etc.) will set you down at your door автобус и т.д. довезет вас до самого дома; the plane set us down in the airport at midnight самолет доставил нас в аэропорт в полночь; set the plane down on the new airfield совершить посадку /посадить самолет/ на новом аэродроме
2) set down smth. /smth. down/ in smth. set one's ideas in words (in writing) излагать свои мысли словами /письменно/; set down all the items in one column записать все пункты в колонку; set down their names in a list составить список их имен; set the events down in your diary запиши эти события в свой дневник; I want to set your words down in black and white я хочу записать ваши слова черным по белому; set down smb. /smb. down/ for smth. set down smb. for five pounds подписать кого-л. на пять фунтов; set him down for the trip запишите его в список на эту поездку || set smth. to smb.'s account записать что-л. на чей-л. счет; set all her purchases to my account запишите все ее покупки на мой счет
3) set down smth. /smth. down/ to smth. set smth. down to carelessness (to his ignorance, to bad planning, etc.) относить что-л. за счет небрежности и т.д.; set down one's success to luck (to hard work, etc.) приписывать свой успех везению и т.д.
4. XXIV1
1) set smb. down as smb. set him down as a liar (as a fool, as a knave, as a gossip, as an actor, etc.) считать его лжецом и т.д.; how shall I set myself down in the hotel register set down as a journalist or as an author? как мне зарегистрироваться [в гостинице] set down как журналист или как писатель?; set me down as a subscriber подпишите меня, я хочу подписаться (на газету и т.п.)
2) set smth. down as smth. set down his story as an impossibility считать его историю невероятной /неправдоподобной/
5. XXVIII1
set down smth. before... set down your ideas (these facts, these figures, etc.) before you forget them запишите свои мысли и т.д., пока вы их не забыли

English-Russian dictionary of verb phrases. 2013.

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  • set down — I verb book, calender, chronicle, commit to writing, docket, enter, jot down, line up, list, note, place, plan, post, program, put on record, record, register, schedule, slate associated concepts: set down for trial II index alight, avow,… …   Law dictionary

  • set down to — index attribute Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • set down — {v.} 1. To write; record. * /He set down all his important thoughts in his dairy./ * /At the beginning of his letter Dan set down the date./ Syn.: PUT DOWN. 2. To stop a bus or other vehicle and let (someone) get off. * /The bus driver set her… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • set down — {v.} 1. To write; record. * /He set down all his important thoughts in his dairy./ * /At the beginning of his letter Dan set down the date./ Syn.: PUT DOWN. 2. To stop a bus or other vehicle and let (someone) get off. * /The bus driver set her… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • set\ down — v 1. To write; record. He set down all his important thoughts in his dairy. At the beginning of his letter Dan set down the date. Syn.: put down 2. To stop a bus or other vehicle and let (someone) get off. The bus driver set her down at the… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • set down — Synonyms and related words: abase, abash, account for, accredit with, accrete to, acknowledge, admonish, affirm, allege, announce, annunciate, apply to, argue, ascribe to, assert, assever, asseverate, assign to, attach to, attribute to, aver,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • set down — 1) PHRASAL VERB If a committee or organization sets down rules for doing something, it decides what they should be and officially records them. [V P n (not pron)] The Dublin Convention of June 1990 sets down rules for deciding which EC country… …   English dictionary

  • set down — verb a) To write I set down this account so others may benefit from my experience. b) To place, especially on the ground or a surface; to cease carrying …   Wiktionary

  • set down — phr verb Set down is used with these nouns as the object: ↑basket, ↑beaker, ↑cup, ↑glass, ↑tray …   Collocations dictionary

  • set down — transitive verb Date: 15th century 1. to cause to sit down ; seat 2. to place at rest on a surface or on the ground 3. to suspend (a jockey) from racing 4. to cause or allow to get off a vehicle ; deliver 5. to land (an airplane) on the ground or …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • set down — I (Roget s IV) v. Syn. put on paper, register, write out; see record 1 , write 1 , 2 . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) verb 1. To register in or as if in a book: book, catalog, enroll, inscribe, list1, write down. See REMEMBER. 2. To come to rest on… …   English dictionary for students

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