cause to accept or become hardened to; habituate; "He was inured to the cold"
make fit; "This trip will season even the hardiest traveller"
become hard or harder; "The wax hardened"
make hard or harder; "The cold hardened the butter"
adapt for performance in a different way; "set this poem to music"
(psychology) being temporarily ready to respond in a particular way; "the subjects' set led them to solve problems the familiar way and to overlook the simpler solution"; "his instructions deliberately gave them the wrong set"
make ready or suitable or equip in advance for a particular purpose or for some use, event, etc; "Get the children ready for school!"; "prepare for war"; "I was fixing to leave town after I paid the hotel bill"
locate; "The film is set in Africa"
a relatively permanent inclination to react in a particular way; "the set of his mind was obvious"
get ready for a particular purpose or event; "set up an experiment"; "set the table"; "lay out the tools for the surgery"
set in type; "My book will be typeset nicely"; "set these words in italics"
the descent of a heavenly body below the horizon; "before the set of sun"