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Synonyms for set down

put or settle into a position

cause to sit or seat or be in a settled position or place

go ashore

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My visitor, who had watched these metamorphoses with a keen eye, smiled, set down the glass upon the table, and then turned and looked upon me with an air of scrutiny.
I set down again, a-shaking all over, and got out my pipe for a smoke; for the house was all as still as death now, and so the widow wouldn't know.
In this I was whipped into the air and set down again on the deck, where the captain stood ready waiting for me, and instantly slipped back his arm under mine.
We never said a word, but went straight up onto the hurricane-deck and plumb back aft, and set down on the end of the sky-light.
THE cost of using the 'premium' set down car park at Birmingham Airport has shot up by 50 per cent.
Against Lancashire, Nganpairoj got North on the scoreboard, backed up by Jamie Tinnion who recovered well from a set down to take the secondstring match 21-17 in the third.
figure By SAMUEL GACHARIRA Defending champions General Service Unit (GSU) survived an early scare from Kenya Ports Authority (KPA) before beating them 3-1 in their opening match of the Kenya Volleyball Federation National League play-offs at Kasarani on Saturday.The paramilitary side rallied from a set down to win three consecutive sets and move to the top of the standings with three points.
The Briton fought back from a set down to line up a decider but the German 10th seed eventually prevailed 6-2 4-6 6-3 in two hours and 12 minutes.
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JAMIE MURRAY enjoyed a happy homecoming as Great Britain battled back from a set down to win the crucial Davis Cup doubles rubber against Uzbekistan in Glasgow.
RAFAEL NADAL stayed on track to reclaim the world No1 tennis ranking after recovering from a set down to defeat Fabio Fognini in the quarter-finals of the Internazionali BNL d'Italia.
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Summary: Melbourne [Australia], Jan 20 (ANI): The unseeded Indian pair of Leander Paes and Purav Raja bounced back from a set down to book their place in the pre-quarterfinals of the men's doubles event of the Australian Open here on Saturday.
That was enough to sow fear into the Perlas Spikers' hearts as they started the fourth set down 7-13.
ATAXI driver has slammed parking charges at Birmingham Airport's new Premium Set Down car park after they rose by 100 per cent overnight.