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How to sign: alter or regulate so as to achieve accuracy or conform to a standard
"Adjust the clock, please"; "correct the alignment of the front wheels";
Within this category: align, attune, calibrate, citify, depressurize, focus, harmonize, justify, linearize, match, modulate, plumb, pressurize, proportion, readjust, regulate, set, synchronize, temper, time, time, trim, tune, tune, zero, zero
How to sign: an unofficial association of people or groups
"the smart set goes there"; "they were an angry lot";
Categories: social group
How to sign: put into a certain place or abstract location
"Put your things here"; "Set the tray down"; "Set the dogs on the scent of the missing children"; "Place emphasis on a certain point";
See also: set back, defer, assemble, put across, rig, erect, prorogue, jail, unload, put together, imprison, lay out, disembark, defer, jug, knock back, incarcerate, debark, array, put off, put together, ensnare, table, gaol, communicate, lay out, put off, entrap, table, shelve, knock back, tack together, postpone, immure, put up, assemble, arrange, shelve, set back, postpone, prorogue, put behind bars, put back, tack together, array, put down, remit, piece, put over, set up, set out, remit, put over, put back, lag, land, set up, set out, remand, put back, lay, piece, set back, set up, set back, tack, put up, put away, put down, tack, frame, apply, replace, bring down, hold over, range, rear, hold over, repose, set down, range, put down, set up, set down, put on, pass on, set up, discharge, drop, raise, post, set up, pass
Within this category: appose, arrange, barrel, bed, bottle, bucket, butt, clap, cock, coffin, cram, docket, emplace, emplace, ensconce, glycerolize, ground, imbricate, insert, install, intersperse, jar, juxtapose, ladle, lay, lean, load, marshal, middle, misplace, misplace, nestle, parallelize, park, perch, pigeonhole, pile, pillow, plant, plant, poise, position, postpose, prepose, rack up, recess, recline, replace, repose, reposition, rest, seat, set, settle, set down, set down, shelve, ship, sign, siphon, situate, sow, space, stand, step, stick, stratify, superimpose, superpose, tee, throw, throw, trench, underlay, upend
How to sign: set down according to a plan:"a carefully laid table with places set for four people"
"stones laid in a pattern";
Similiar / Same: laid
How to sign: become gelatinous
"the liquid jelled after we added the enzyme";