Definisi 'set off'

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verb
1 put in motion or move to act Terjemahkan
Example:
trigger a reaction
actuate the circuits
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2 leave Terjemahkan
Example:
The family took off for Florida
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3 direct attention to, as if by means of contrast Terjemahkan
Example:
This dress accentuates your nice figure!
I set off these words by brackets
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4 cause to burst with a violent release of energy Terjemahkan
Example:
We exploded the nuclear bomb
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5 make up for Terjemahkan
Example:
His skills offset his opponent's superior strength
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6 set in motion or cause to begin Terjemahkan
Example:
The guide set the tour off to a good start
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7 provoke or stir up Terjemahkan
Example:
incite a riot
set off great unrest among the people
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