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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Structure where a wall or building narrows abruptly.

Usage examples (36)
  • Noun : The new law was a setback. ,A nightly setback of your home thermostats can save a great deal of fuel
  • Which, given his present state, was a serious set-back.
  • So, this clearly is a set-back for American conservatives.
  • Any ol 'set-back did not make a journey, it was just a step. for more
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