set ahead

set ahead
phr verb
Set ahead is used with these nouns as the object: ↑clock

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  • 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

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  • ahead — /euh hed /, adv. 1. in or to the front; in advance of; before: Walk ahead of us. 2. in a forward direction; onward; forward: The line of cars moved ahead slowly. 3. into or for the future: Plan ahead. 4. so as to register a later time: to set the …   Universalium

  • ahead — a•head [[t]əˈhɛd[/t]] adv. 1) in or to the front; before 2) in a forward direction; onward 3) into or for the future: Plan ahead[/ex] 4) so as to register a later time: to set the clock ahead[/ex] 5) at or to a different time, either earlier or… …   From formal English to slang

  • set — v 1. put, place, position, move into position; situate, locate, localize, plant, mount; deposit, reposit, lay down, plump, rest; land, bring down, bring in, set down; park, station, stick; lodge, quarter; slap, tuck, slip, insert; implant,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • Set-top box — A set top box (STB) or set top unit (STU) is a device that connects to a television and an external source of signal, turning the signal into content which is then displayed on the television screen. History Before the All Channel Receiver Act of …   Wikipedia

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  • set to — Synonyms and related words: accept, affix, altercate, anchor, annex, apologetics, apologia, apology, argument, argumentation, assume, attach, attack, attempt, barney, begin, belay, bicker, bickering, blast away, blast off, brawl, broil, buckle to …   Moby Thesaurus

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