Definition of Setting. Meaning of Setting. Synonyms of Setting

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Definition of Setting

Setting
Setting Set"ting, n. 1. The act of one who, or that which, sets; as, the setting of type, or of gems; the setting of the sun; the setting (hardening) of moist plaster of Paris; the setting (set) of a current. 2. The act of marking the position of game, as a setter does; also, hunting with a setter. --Boyle. 3. Something set in, or inserted. Thou shalt set in it settings of stones. --Ex. xxviii. 17. 4. That in which something, as a gem, is set; as, the gold setting of a jeweled pin. Setting coat (Arch.), the finishing or last coat of plastering on walls or ceilings. Setting dog, a setter. See Setter, n., 2. Setting pole, a pole, often iron-pointed, used for pushing boats along in shallow water. Setting rule. (Print.) A composing rule.

Meaning of Setting from wikipedia

- Setting may refer to: A location (geography) where something is set Set construction in theatrical scenery Setting (narrative), the place and time in a...
- Table setting (laying a table) or place setting refers to the way to set a table with tableware—such as eating utensils and for serving and eating. The...
- Goal setting involves the development of an action plan designed in order to motivate and guide a person or group toward a goal. Goals are more deliberate...
- A setting (or backdrop) is the time and geographic location within a narrative, either non-fiction or fiction. It is a literary element. The setting initiates...
- Altimeter setting is the value of the atmospheric pressure used to adjust the sub-scale of a pressure altimeter so that it indicates the height of an...
- standards body, standards developing organization (SDO), or standards setting organization (SSO) is an organization whose primary function is developing...
- A musical setting is a musical composition that is written on the basis of a literary work. The literary work is said to be set, or adapted, to music...
- Set and setting, when referring to a psychedelic drug experience, means one's mindset (shortened to "set") and the physical and social environment (the...
- Mode setting is a software operation that activates a display mode (screen resolution, color depth, and refresh rate) for a computer's display controller...
- Setting spray (also finishing spray, makeup setting spray, finish spray, or makeup spray) is a cosmetic product designed to preserve applied make-up in...