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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An unfortunate happening that hinders or impedes.

Usage examples (33)
  • Sir Alex Ferguson believes the Champions League carrot will inspire a United revival after the title setback against Chelsea.
  • At the time it occurs, a setback is a potential failure.
  • Toothless United suffer title setback at Blackburn
  • Or rather, its a short term setback but a long term gain. for more
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