set aside


  • WordNet 3.6
    • v set aside make inoperative or stop "suspend payments on the loan"
    • v set aside give or assign a resource to a particular person or cause "I will earmark this money for your research","She sets aside time for meditation every day"
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Set aside to put away, to omit or reject
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  • Alfred North Whitehead
    “But you can catch yourself entertaining habitually certain ideas and setting others aside; and that, I think, is where our personal destinies are largely decided.”
  • Source Unknown
    Source Unknown
    “Set aside half an hour every day to do all your worrying; then take a nap during this period.”


Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A.S. settan; cog. with Ger. setzen, Ice. setja, Goth. satjan; settan is the weak causative of sittan, to sit.


In literature:

The old tyranny of the bishops was forgotten, the old jealousy of the clergy set aside in the memory of a common suffering.
"History of the English People, Volume VI (of 8)" by John Richard Green
When thoroughly dissolved, add one-half cup cold water into which has been stirred a pinch of salt and sugar to taste; set aside to cool.
"The Community Cook Book" by Anonymous
Thus the court set aside as invalid the exclusion of slavery from the Territories by Congress.
"The Negro and the Nation" by George S. Merriam
All the caution and reserve of Charles the Second in his dealings with France was set aside.
"History of the English People, Volume VII (of 8)" by John Richard Green
We are learning this very rapidly: we set aside our laws whenever we please.
"The Shadow On The Dial, and Other Essays" by Ambrose Bierce
Catharine's successor, the Czar Paul, set aside the overtures of the Directory.
"History of the English People, Volume VIII (of 8)" by John Richard Green
But in time the strangers grew to be so numerous, rich, and important that their claim to equal rights could no longer be set aside.
"Historic Tales, vol 10 (of 15)" by Charles Morris
Cut up the meat, slice four or five onions in rings, and set aside.
"The Khaki Kook Book" by Mary Kennedy Core
This condition, was soon set aside, and then Lord Byron joined the conversation.
"My Recollections of Lord Byron" by Teresa Guiccioli
Wipe the kettle clean, return the strained lard and set aside until wanted again.
"Armour's Monthly Cook Book, Volume 2, No. 12, October 1913" by Various
Take from a pint of green peas two heaping tablespoonfuls and set aside.
"The Golden Age Cook Book" by Henrietta Latham Dwight
Mix in the prepared crab and set aside to cool.
"The Cookery Blue Book" by Society for Christian Work of the First Unitarian Church, San Francisco, California
In a place of honour set aside for her sat the High Priestess of the Temple of Diana.
"Saronia" by Richard Short
Set aside two hours to harden.
"One Thousand Secrets of Wise and Rich Men Revealed" by C. A. Bogardus
But in the great market-towns there is now almost always a large room, or hall, set aside for this special purpose.
"The Toilers of the Field" by Richard Jefferies
He thought chiefly of that railway official, and the story which the police had so easily set aside.
"The Watchers of the Plains" by Ridgewell Cullum
General SMUTS: Is it your opinion that our proposal must be set aside?
"The Peace Negotiations" by J. D. Kestell
Had she not, setting aside her own rights, looked well to his?
"At the Crossroads" by Harriet T. Comstock
The nation as such has been set aside.
"Christ, Christianity and the Bible" by I. M. Haldeman
It is set aside by the testimony of tradition also.
"Christology of the Old Testament: And a Commentary on the Messianic Predictions, v. 1" by Ernst Wilhelm Hengstenberg

In poetry:

"Let thou and I the battle try,
And set our men aside."
"Accurst be he," Earl Piercy said,
"By whom it is denied."
"Chevy Chase" by Henry Morley
I stand aside to let them pass,
My Autumn face they never see;
Their eyes are on the rising sun,
But 'tis the setting sun for me.
"Young Love" by Richard Le Gallienne
Too swift, too sure, the sudden grace replied!
For though my heart, thinking of nothing less,
That we the outer world all cease to press,
And lightly there Love sets its dish aside.
"Friday" by Charles Walter Stansby Williams
Once in the lingering light,
Thrown from the west on the Sea,
Laid you your garments aside,
Slender and goldenly bright,
Glimmered your beauty, set free,
Bright as a pearl in the tide.
"Palm Trees" by Laurence Hope
The gardener was covering his new-set plants
For the night was chilly, and nothing daunts
Your lover of growing things. He spied
Something to do and turned aside,
And the moonlight streamed
On Clotilde, and gleamed.
"The Book Of Hours Of Sister Clotilde" by Amy Lowell
No longer do I love a boy. I have kicked aside harsh torments;
From grievous hardships I have gladly escaped;
I am set loose from longing by fair-wreathed Kythereia.
As for you, my boy, you have no attractiveness in my eyes.
"Fragments - Lines 1337 - 1340" by Theognis

In news:

Jon Rauhouse Sets Aside his Steel Guitar on New EP.
Boil apples in 1/2 cup water for 3 to 5 minutes, set aside.
So don't apologize for setting aside your emotions and doing the right thing.
The controversy over a " takings " bill was set aside at the end of the legislative session.
During September, a number of us in the faith community agreed to live on a poverty diet, setting aside only as much money for food as a person in poverty might have to spend for each meal.
Where a motion judge set aside a judgment that had been made in favor of the defendant, the judge erred in applying Mass.
Howard Schultz urges Americans to tell lawmakers that they need to set aside political differences and get the country on the right track.
McCourt wants to set aside her $131 million divorce settlement.
WFISD to set aside training funds.
Of Colorado to Set Aside Housing for Students With Concealed-Carry Permits.
Petition filed to set aside Phoebe North lease.
Senate Votes to Set Aside 'Cut, Cap and Balance' Plan Proposed by House GOP.
Kwame Kilpatrick, one of his ex-lawyers ask top court to set aside state probation violation.
The lawyer for a former Milford police who was convicted in the deaths of two teens is asking a judge to set aside the verdict.
The federal government is moving ahead with a plan to set aside public land for some large solar power plants.

In science:

Hence (2.8) holds for all t ∈ E aside some null-set Mn ⊂ E containing all non-Lebesgue points of kn .
Loewner Theory in annulus I: evolution families and differential equations
Herglotz vector field G : [0, +∞) → Hol(D , C); t 7→ Gt of order d and a nul l-set N ⊂ [0, +∞) such that for any s ≥ 0 the mapping [s, +∞) ∋ t 7→ ϕs,t ∈ Hol(D , C) is differentiable aside N and for each t ∈ [s, +∞) \ N we have (d/dt)ϕs,t = Gt ◦ ϕs,t .
Loewner Theory in annulus I: evolution families and differential equations
Further studies on their sensitivity, breakdown points and the like should presumably help addressing the question “which transformation should be used in which context”, left aside in the present set-up.
Robust Estimation through Schoenberg transformations
Two points set this circuit aside from the ones already discussed earlier: recursion and the R gate which has a parameter (shown in the subscript).
QuECT: A New Quantum Programming Paradigm
To simplify the discussion we set aside this possibility; it is straightforward to generalize.
Bubble collisions and measures of the multiverse
Set aside the cardinal jump rule for discussion at the end of this section, and set the feedback rule aside until the next section on limits.
Banishing divergence Part 1: Infinite numbers as the limit of sequences of real numbers
These are the boxes set aside for Bσ pn, ρq.
Strong jump traceability and Demuth randomness
Let η (v ), v ∈ V be separable random field (r.f.) (process) defined aside from the probabilistic space Ω on any set V .
Non-Improved Uniform Tail Estimates for Normed Sums of Independent Random Variables with Heavy Tails, with applications
Setting aside SA 71, in which it is difficult to securely identify Sgr debris, the remaining t hree fields exhibit VGC systematically offset to negative values.
Kinematics and Chemistry of Stars Along the Sagittarius Trailing Tidal Tail and Constraints on the Milky Way Mass Distribution
In summary, the polynomial time algorithm computes the triples that are possible and checks that the binder correspondence independent ones match and sets aside the binder correspondence dependent ones.
Subtyping for F-Bounded Quantifiers and Equirecursive Types (Extended Version)
The main topic of this note are operators of the from (I.1) on the Hilbert space over a regular rooted tree graph, whose vertex set we denote T , in which every vertex aside from the root 0 has K + 1 neighbors with K ≥ 2.
Absolutely continuous spectrum implies ballistic transport for quantum particles in a random potential on tree graphs
Several approaches appeared for BAR processes, and we tried not to set aside any of them.
Asymptotic results for bifurcating random coefficient autoregressive processes
We assume now that condition (CE ) is satisfied, putting aside the question “What to do with the sets E for which (CE ) does not hold?” till the next section.
Log-integrability of Rademacher Fourier series, with applications to random analytic functions
Compute IPPS inclusion probabilities for K and set aside all keys with pi = 1 (they must all be included in the summary).
Structure-Aware Sampling: Flexible and Accurate Summarization
In fact we will need to set aside some “external” coin tosses, so that also the “deterministic” counterpart will have a probabilistic element.
On the Power of Conditional Samples in Distribution Testing