Definitions and translations for "set up"

Definition of set up

Pronunciation
Verb
1. To ready something for use.
We set up the sprinkler.
2. Logically order.
Set up my CD collection.
3. To cause to happen
Even a minor change can set up new bugs.
4. To trap or ensnare.
I've got to set up that tasty rabbit.
5. Arrange for an outcome; to tamper or rig.
The election was set up!
6. To gel or harden.
Give the cement 24 hours to set up before walking on it.
7. To make (someone) proud or conceited (often in passive).
8. To matchmake; to arrange a date between two people.
9. To create a goalscoring opportunity (for).
10. To begin business or a scheme of life.
To set up in trade; to set up for oneself
11. To profess openly; to make pretensions.
Adjective
12. In a position to function; ready.
Now that I'm set up, this will take moments!
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English - Spanish - set up

Pronunciation
v. instalar, preparar, parar, construir, armar, ajustar, establecer, fijar, concretar, designar, alistar, formar, levantar, organizar, configurar, colocar, montar, ubicar, localizar, emplazar, tender la trampa, hacer la jugada, situar, erigir, estructurar, constituir, endurecer
s. instalación, preparación, armado, montaje, configuración, atrapamiento, emboscada, trampa, embaucamiento, timo, chanchullo, fraude organizado, negocio ilícito, fijación, activación (reacción química)
endurecimiento (cemento y demás), situación, organización, estructura, estructuración, erección

English - French - set up

Pronunciation
set up

English - German - set up

Pronunciation
v. aufsitzen, beauftragen, aufstellen, aufsetzen, konstituieren, vorbereiten, aufbauen, begründen, bilden, errichten, gründen, aufrichten, einrichten, einsetzen, aufschlagen, aufziehen, zurüsten, gut tun, anstimmen, auslösen, verursachen

English - Indonesian - set up

Pronunciation
v. mengadakan, mendirikan, memperdirikan, mulai, mempersiapkan, menyebabkan, mengset, mentraktir

English - Italian - set up

Pronunciation
organizzazione (anche)

English - Polish - set up

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v. umieszczać, ustanawiać, utworzyć, ustawiać, zmontować, zainstalować, zakładać, wystawiać, organizować, wysunąć, rościć, powracać do zdrowia, umieścić, ustanowić, ustawić, założyć, wysuwać

English - Portuguese - set up

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v. elevar, estabelecer-se, expor, iuiciar uegócio, soltar, construir, estabelecer, levantar, montar

English - Romanian - set up

Pronunciation
v. aşeza un obiect la vedere, înălţa, monta, ridica, culege {tipogr.}

English - Russian - set up

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выправка; заговор; интрига; наладка; настройка; организация; осанка; полный состав ударных инструментов джаз-оркестра; система; структура

English - Turkish - set up

Pronunciation
f. kurmak, saldırmak, dikmek, monte etmek, yerleştirmek, açıklamak, kırmak (rekor), ileri sürmek, aday göstermek, üzerine çıkarmak, yükseltmek, iyileştirmek, tuzak kurmak, işe girmek, maddi yardım sağlamak, geçindirmek

English - Ukrainian - set up

Pronunciation
v. ставити, піднімати, засновувати, пропонувати, постачати, настовбурчувати, поставити, пристроювати, пускати

English - Dutch - set up

Pronunciation
ww. plaatsen, rechtop zetten, opstellen, oprichten, overeind zetten, instellen, beginnen, veroorzaken, aanvoeren, aanheffen, aanschaffen : zich aanschaffen, aankomen met, helpen : erboven helpen, komen : erboven komen, installeren, uitrusten, klaarzetten, trots maken, onthalen op

English - Greek - set up

Pronunciation
ρήμ. στήνω, συνιστώ, εγκαθιδρύω

English - Arabic - set up

Pronunciation
‏أقام معسكرا، أسس، فتح تحقيقا، نصب فخا، شفى، دعا، رفع، أطلق صيحة، نصب، ركب، زود، فتح متجرا، خيم، قم، نصب خيمة، كرس‏
‏مؤلف، مؤسس‏

English - Chinese - set up

Pronunciation
n. 格局 (ge2 ju2), 体系 (tı3 xı4), 摊子 (tan1 zı5)

English - Chinese - set up

Pronunciation
v. 立 (lı4), 成立 (cheng2 lı4), 建立 (jıan4 lı4), 建 (jıan4), 設 (she4), 設立 (she4 lı4), 設置 (she4 zhı4), 辦 (ban4), 起 (qı3), 創設 (chuang4 she4), 開 (kaı1), 開設 (kaı1 she4), 開辦 (kaı1 ban4), 塑造 (su

English - Hindi - set up

Pronunciation
v. रखना, उठाना, क़ायम करना, बुनियाद रखना, स्थापित करना, आगे बढ़ाना, सूत्र के रूप में कहना, तैयार करना, उड़ाना

English - Japanese - set up

Pronunciation
(动) 並べる, 合わせる, 合わす, 押し立てる, 組み立てる, 構える

English - Korean - set up

Pronunciation
동. 세우다, 짜맞추다, 시작하다, 출발시키다, 지급하다, 올리다, 내다, 일으키다, 제시하다, 몸을 발달시키다, 몸을 회복시키다, 취하게 하다, 밧줄을 팽팽하게 당기다, 판으로 만들다, 설비하다, 개점시키다, 개업시키다, 수립하다, 주장하다, 꾸미다
형. 체격이 좋은

English - Vietnamese - set up

Pronunciation
v. gắn vào
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Synonyms for set up
devise: digest, ready, concoct, order, arrange, contrive, plan