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1. setter

noun. ['ˈsɛtɝ'] one who sets written material into type.

Synonyms

  • pressman
  • typesetter
  • compositor
  • printer

Etymology

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

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Words that Rhyme with Setter

  • pipetter
  • tretter
  • sweater
  • stetter
  • fretter
  • yetter
  • wetter
  • vetter
  • vetere
  • tschetter
  • shetter
  • schetter
  • retter
  • petter
  • petre
  • petr
  • netter
  • mettur
  • metter
  • letter
  • ketter
  • jetter
  • getter
  • geter
  • fetter
  • detter
  • debtor
  • bettor
  • better

Example sentences of the word setter


1. Noun, singular or mass
Position the stud end of the setter into the barrel of the eyelet and hammer forcefully.

2. trend-setter

noun. someone who popularizes a new fashion.

Synonyms

  • model
  • taste-maker
  • fashion arbiter

Antonyms

  • unworthy

3. setter

noun. ['ˈsɛtɝ'] a long-haired dog formerly trained to crouch on finding game but now to point.

Synonyms

  • sporting dog
  • gun dog
  • English setter
  • red setter
  • Gordon setter

Etymology

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