HyperDic: set_apart

English > 2 senses of the expression set apart:
VERBcognitionset apart, assign, specifyselect something or someone for a specific purpose
changeset apart, sequester, sequestrate, keep apart, isolateset apart from others
English > set apart: 2 senses > verb 1, cognition
Meaningselect something or someone for a specific purpose.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody PP; Somebody ----s something PP
Synonymsassign, specify
Narrowerdedicateset apart to sacred uses with solemn rites, of a church
detailAssign to a specific task
Broaderchoose, take, select, pick outpick out, select, or choose from a number of alternatives
See alsosetput into a certain state
Spanishasignar, designar, destinar, diferenciar, especificar
Catalanassignar, diferenciar, especificar
English > set apart: 2 senses > verb 2, change
Meaningset apart from others.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymssequester, sequestrate, keep apart, isolate
Broaderseparate, disunite, divide, partForce, take, or pull apart
Spanishaislar, mantener aislado, poner aparte, segregar, separar
Catalanaïllar, isolar, separar

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