Definition of 'set aside'
Example sentences containing 'set aside'
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Set aside time to look at plans to make extra money at home. The Sun (2008)Set aside for three hours to absorb the flavours. The Sun (2011)Your ability to set aside personal feelings and stay with the facts will help in family talks. The Sun (2008)Two days have been set aside for the hearing. Times, Sunday Times (2010)You can also set aside definite times for questions. Training with N.L.P. (1994)Set aside and put the halved apple in the cavity. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Set aside and keep warm until ready to serve. The Sun (2014)Set aside one half and chop the rest. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Set aside a few hours for this task and be prepared to ask yourself some hard questions. Christianity Today (2000)You make progress in money talks by setting aside feelings and focusing strictly on the facts. The Sun (2010)Councils have a duty to identify how many new homes will be needed in their area and set aside suitable land. Times, Sunday Times (2013)He saved seriously for four decades, remembering to increase the sums set aside regularly over time. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Councils have significant reserves of money set aside against risk and planned proJects. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Second, farmers have been encouraged to set aside land for biofuel production. Times, Sunday Times (2008)I do think it would be sensible for him to set aside his second job. Times, Sunday Times (2012)In addition, these banks have been continually setting aside income to increase their loan loss reserves to cover the losses on this debt. Financial Markets, Institutions and Money (1995)Now we have set aside and stewardship schemes where the production of food is secondary to the look of the countryside - all very laudable. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The curators have set aside space for examples of Egyptian writing, both literary and ephemeral. The Times Literary Supplement (2012)Yet nowadays we have an oversupply of some food, which has led to a scheme of set aside when farmers are paid not to produce food. Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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