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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Being or feeling kept away from others.

Usage examples (15)
  • Some of my friends love to light candles and create a set-apart feeling.
  • The dealbreaker in my book is a noticeably set-apart game logo, though ... which has ruled out some nice TF2 shirts.
  • David seemed different somehow, and that lonely, set-apart feeling that she had had ever since she came here to live was gone.
  • The example I cited, ethnography, includes a set of ways to do just that, and other methodologies have solved the problem in other ways, some of which leverage the... for more
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