set\ in

set\ in
1. I
the tide (the rain, etc.) was setting in начинался прилив и т.д.; the wind is beginning to set in поднимается ветер; darkness has set in стемнело; night has set in спустилась ночь; drought (heat, etc.) has set in началась засуха и т.д.; warm weather set in установилась теплая погода; if no complications set in если не будет осложнений, если не возникнут осложнения; before ice sets in до того, как встанет река; reaction has set in начался период реакции; а most decidedly peaceful tone has set in установилась самая мирная атмосфера /обстановка/; а fashion for long skirts is setting in сейчас пошла мода на длинные юбки
2. II
set in at some time the rainy season (bad weather, cold days, etc.) set in early this year (now, again, etc.) дожди и т.д. начались в этом году рано и т.д.; winter has set in late this year зима в этом году наступила /пришла, установилась/ поздно
3. VI
set in some state the weather set in tint' (rainy, cold, etc.) установилась хорошая и т.д. погода; it set in wet наступила сырая погода, стало сыро
set in to do smth. it set in to rain (to freeze, to snow, etc.) начались дожди и т.д.
5. XVI
set in about (at, for, etc.) smth. winter sets in about (at the beginning of) December зима устанавливается где-то в декабре (в начале декабря); the rainy season generally sets in about the middle of June here сезон дождей здесь начинается примерно в середине июня; cold has set in for a long time теперь на долгое время .установилась холодная погода; it is setting in for rain (for a wet day, for sunny days, etc.) похоже, что будет дождь и т.д.

English-Russian dictionary of verb phrases. 2013.

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  • Set — (s[e^]t), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Set}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Setting}.] [OE. setten, AS. setton; akin to OS. settian, OFries. setta, D. zetten, OHG. sezzen, G. setzen, Icel. setja, Sw. s[ a]tta, Dan. s?tte, Goth. satjan; causative from the root of E.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • set — /set/, v., set, setting, n., adj., interj. v.t. 1. to put (something or someone) in a particular place: to set a vase on a table. 2. to place in a particular position or posture: Set the baby on his feet. 3. to place in some relation to something …   Universalium

  • set — [ sɛt ] n. m. • 1893; mot anglais I ♦ Anglic. Manche d un match de tennis, de ping pong, de volley ball. Gagner le premier set. Partie de tennis en cinq sets. Balle de set, qui décide du gain du set. II ♦ Set ou set de table : ensemble des… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • set*/*/*/ — [set] (past tense and past participle set) verb I 1) [T] to put someone or something in a position, or to be in a particular place or position Tea s ready, he told them and set down the tray.[/ex] She set the baby on the floor to play.[/ex] 2)… …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • set — Ⅰ. set [1] ► VERB (setting; past and past part. set) 1) put, lay, or stand in a specified place or position. 2) put, bring, or place into a specified state. 3) cause or instruct (someone) to do something. 4) give someone (a task) …   English terms dictionary

  • set — [set] vt. set, setting [ME setten < OE settan (akin to Ger setzen & Goth satjan < Gmc * satjan), caus. formation “to cause to sit” < base of SIT] 1. to place in a sitting position; cause to sit; seat 2. a) to cause (a fowl) to sit on… …   English World dictionary

  • Set — (s[e^]t), v. i. 1. To pass below the horizon; to go down; to decline; to sink out of sight; to come to an end. [1913 Webster] Ere the weary sun set in the west. Shak. [1913 Webster] Thus this century sets with little mirth, and the next is likely …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Set — has 464 separate definitions in the Oxford English Dictionary, the most of any English word; its full definition comprises 10,000 words making it the longest definition in the OED. Set may refer to:In mathematics and science:*Set (mathematics), a …   Wikipedia

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  • Set — Set, n. 1. The act of setting, as of the sun or other heavenly body; descent; hence, the close; termination. Locking at the set of day. Tennyson. [1913 Webster] The weary sun hath made a golden set. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. That which is set,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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