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We found 48 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word setting:
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General dictionaries General (30 matching dictionaries)
  1. setting: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. setting: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. setting: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. setting: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. setting: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. setting: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Setting, setting: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. setting: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. setting: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. setting: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. setting: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. setting: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. setting: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. setting: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. setting: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. setting: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Setting (fiction), Setting (narrative), Setting: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. Setting: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. setting: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  20. setting: Rhymezone [home, info]
  21. setting: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  22. setting: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  23. setting: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  24. setting: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  25. setting: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  26. setting: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  27. setting: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  28. setting: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. setting: ArtLex Lexicon of Visual Art Terminology [home, info]
  2. Setting: Literary Terms [home, info]
  3. Setting: Glossary of Stamp Collecting Terms [home, info]
  4. setting: ODLIS: Online Dictionary of Library and Information Science [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. setting: Law.com Dictionary [home, info]
  2. setting: Everybody's Legal Dictionary [home, info]
  3. setting: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  4. setting: Financial dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. setting: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. setting: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. setting: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. setting: Encyclopedia of Graphic Symbols [home, info]
  2. setting: A Brief Critical Dictionary of Education [home, info]
  3. setting: Idioms [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. setting: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Sports dictionaries Sports (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Setting: Sports Definitions [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Setting: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]
  2. setting: Wine Glossary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (setting)

noun:  the context and environment in which something is set ("The perfect setting for a ghost story")
noun:  the physical position of something ("He changed the setting on the thermostat")
noun:  the state of the environment in which a situation exists ("You can't do that in a university setting")
noun:  mounting consisting of a piece of metal (as in a ring or other jewelry) that holds a gem in place
noun:  a table service for one person ("A place setting of sterling flatware")
noun:  arrangement of scenery and properties to represent the place where a play or movie is enacted
adjective:  (of a heavenly body) disappearing below the horizon ("The setting sun")
name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #49451)

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Words similar to setting:   scene, background, locale, mount, scope, set, mise en scene, place setting, stage setting, more...

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