Definitions and translations for "setting"

Definition of setting

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Noun
1. The physical position of something.
He changed the setting on the thermostat.
2. The context and environment in which something is set.
The perfect setting for a ghost story.
3. The state of the environment in which a situation exists.
You can't do that in a university setting.
4. The set of facts or circumstances that surround a situation or event.
The historical context.
5. A mounting consisting of a piece of metal (as in a ring or other jewelry) that holds a gem in place.
The diamond was in a plain gold mount.
6. Arrangement of scenery and properties to represent the place where a play or movie is enacted.
7. A table service for one person.
A place setting of sterling flatware.
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English - Spanish - setting

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s. escenario, ambientación, teatro, trasfondo; colocación, acomodo, enclave, fijación, puesta; fraguado, endurecimiento; engaste, engastadura; guarnición, decorado

English - French - setting

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n. disposition; arrangement; cadre; décor; fixation; désignation; mise en musique

English - German - setting

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[set] v. stellen; einstellen; aufstellen; legen; setzen; vorbereiten
n. Hintergrund, Umgebung, Lage; Rahmen; Verzierung; Fixierung, Ordnung; Einstufen; Melodie; Setzen, Einrichten; Schärfen; Untergang

English - Indonesian - setting

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n. keadaan, letak, alat makan, tata cara

English - Italian - setting

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s. collocamento, collocazione, posa, messa in opera; regolazione, graduazione; ambiente, ambientazione; (Teat) scenario, messinscena, messa in scena; (Mus) accompagnamento musicale; coperto; (Informatica) opzione in un menu che determina la funzione o presentazione di un programma

English - Polish - setting

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n. umieszczenie, postawienie, podkład, naregulowanie, zmontowanie, dekoracja, nastawienie kości, tło, oprawa

English - Portuguese - setting

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s. ambiente, fundo, ambientação, cenário; moldura; direção, rumo; ajuste, regulação; montagem onde uma pedra é cravada; ocaso; acompanhamento musical; opção de um menu que pode ser ajustado individualmente e determina a aparência e a função de um programa

English - Romanian - setting

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n. punere, aşezare, aranjare, poziţie, situaţie, cadru, montare, apus, asfinţit, instalare {tehn.}, instalaţie {tehn.}, direcţie

English - Russian - setting

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с. оправа, окружение; художественное оформление, декорации и костюмы; заход, заход солнца; кладка, осадка; затвердевание; правка, разметка; регулирование, установка; разводка зубьев пилы

English - Turkish - setting

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i. düzenleme, dizme, bileme, çerçeve, olay yeri, hikâyenin geçtiği yer, set, sahne, dekor, beste, batış, sertleşme (çimento vb.), bir kişilik yemek takımı, testere diş çaprazını ayarlama

English - Ukrainian - setting

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n. оправа, оточення, постановка, закат, обзаведінка, оформлення, установка

English - Dutch - setting

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zn. achtergrond, omgeving; omlijsting, kader; dekor; beslissing, besluit, regeling; indeling; melodie

English - Greek - setting

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ουσ. τοποθέτηση, δέσιμο δακτυλιολίθου, σύνθεση, σκηνογραφία, δύση, δέσιμο κοσμήματος

German - Turkish - setting

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koyma, yerlestirme, batma, çerçeve, yuva, konunun geçtigi yer ve zaman, ortam, sahne, dekor, bir kisilik yemek takimi, (çimento) priz

English - Arabic - setting

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‏تجهيز الطعام، وضع حالة، غروب الشمس، إطار، خلفية، وضع حطة، عرض، ترصيع، محيط، الموسيقى الموضوعة لمسرحية، حضانة بيض، ضبط‏

English - Chinese - setting

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(名) 安装; 设定; 装置; 镶嵌

English - Chinese - setting

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(名) 安裝; 設定; 裝置; 鑲嵌

English - Hindi - setting

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n. किनारा, कमानी, हालत, पतिस्थिति, सूर्यास्त, अस्त

English - Japanese - setting

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(名) 据えつけること; 入り; 作曲; 周囲
(動) 置く; する; 配置する; つける; 課する; 調整する; 示す; 準備する

English - Korean - setting

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명. 환경, 배경; 장면; 한 사람을 위한 식탁세트; 경우, 환경; 작곡, 곡조 붙이기; 보석을 끼우는 틀; (컴퓨터) 개인적으로 프로그램 기능이나 환경을 알맞게 결정하는 선택사항

English - Vietnamese - setting

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n. sự để vật gì, sự sắp đặt, sự vặn lại, sự sắp chữ in, sự lắp ráp, sự dàn cảnh
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Synonyms for setting
arena: theatre, stage, scene, spot, locate, environment, region