Word forms: place settings
1. countable noun A place setting is an arrangement of knives, forks, spoons, and glasses that has been laid out on a table for the use of one person at a meal. ⇒ He saw the note on the kitchen table, next to one of the two place settings. 2. countable noun A place setting of china or of knives, forks, and spoons is a complete set of all the things that one person might use at a meal. ⇒ A seven-piece place setting costs about £45.
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