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He questioned the speed because of the control setting. The Sun (2008)The perfect book in the perfect setting. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Less exposed are two manor houses in splendid settings. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Service is kind and the extravagant decor of ethnic artefacts makes a perfect setting for romance. Times, Sunday Times (2007)What looks normal in one setting can look risqué in another. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Film sets are unreal settings for real romance. The Sun (2013)It is the perfect setting for a family holiday. A Passion for Food (1989)They have risen significantly in the location around the setting of EastEnders. The Sun (2015)They add a splash of colour to more formal table settings, too. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The house 's setting is as important as its interiors. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The place settings were made from marzipan, with names piped across them in icing. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Stylish enough for any table setting, it has a lifetime guarantee. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It needs to put the music in a setting, to stand back and look at the larger context. Christianity Today (2000)When washing and drying clothes, ensuring that there is a full load on, and using lower temperature settings. Times, Sunday Times (2008)I love the setting and location, it really is a joy to have a crime series that relies on the story and not just the violence. The Sun (2011)
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Translations for 'setting'
British English: setting NOUN
A particular setting is a particular place or type of surroundings where something is or takes place.
It is the perfect setting for a family holiday.
Definition of setting from the Collins English Dictionary
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