(redirected from set out)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Idioms, Encyclopedia.
Related to set out: set out to do


v. to schedule, as to "set a case for trial."

Copyright © 1981-2005 by Gerald N. Hill and Kathleen T. Hill. All Right reserved.

SET, contracts. Foreign bills of exchange are generally drawn in parts; as, "pay this my first bill of exchange, second and third of the same tenor and date not paid;" the whole of these parts, which make but one bill, are called a set. Chit. Bills, 175, 6, (edition of 1836); 2 Pardess. n. 342.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
References in periodicals archive ?
However, the Council has effectively set outs its stall in a special task force report published last October by European Council President Herman Van Rompuy, which allows member states much more room for manoeuvre to overturn a decision on sanctions made by the EU executive.
WE HAVE LONG ENJOYED CAPER FILMS IN which a clever gang of thieves set out to breach the impenetrable defenses of a bank or snatch some priceless gem from a fortress.
With only himself and two employees, he set out to create an interior construction firm to thoroughly service the mid-level market.