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1. reset

verb. ['riːˈsɛt, ˈriːsɛt'] set anew.

Synonyms

  • fix
  • specify
  • determine
  • limit
  • define

Antonyms

  • ascend
  • rise
  • moving
  • unsettled

Etymology

  • re- (English)
  • set (English)
  • set (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Example sentences of the word reset


1. Verb, base form
Power off the printer and turn it back on to reset it.

2. Noun, singular or mass
* Push in the reset button and keep it depressed while you set the new combination.

3. Verb, past participle
The light has been reset.

Quotes containing the word reset


1. The only way to permanently change the temperature in the room is to reset the thermostat. In the same way, the only way to change your level of financial success 'permanently' is to reset your financial thermostat. But it is your choice whether you choose to change.
- T. Harv Eker

2. reset

noun. ['riːˈsɛt, ˈriːsɛt'] device for resetting instruments or controls.

Synonyms

  • reset button

Antonyms

  • deglycerolize
  • pressurize

Etymology

  • re- (English)
  • set (English)
  • set (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. reset

verb. ['riːˈsɛt, ˈriːsɛt'] adjust again after an initial failure.

Synonyms

  • adjust
  • readjust
  • correct

Antonyms

  • pressurise
  • depressurize
  • desynchronize
  • blur

Etymology

  • re- (English)
  • set (English)
  • set (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. reset

verb. ['riːˈsɛt, ˈriːsɛt'] set to zero.

Antonyms

  • winterize

Etymology

  • re- (English)
  • set (English)
  • set (Middle English (1100-1500))
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