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Meaning of "sharp-set" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF SHARP-SET

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF SHARP-SET

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Sharp-Set is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES SHARP-SET MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of sharp-set in the English dictionary

The first definition of sharp-set in the dictionary is set to give an acute cutting angle. Other definition of sharp-set is keenly hungry. Sharp-Set is also keen or eager.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE SHARP-SET

sharp
sharp practice
sharp tongue
sharp-eared
sharp-eyed
sharp-faced
sharp-featured
sharp-sighted
sharp-sightedly
sharp-sightedness
sharp-tempered
sharp-tongued
sharp-witted
sharp-wittedly
sharp-wittedness
sharpbender
sharpen
sharpener
sharpening
sharper

WORDS THAT END LIKE SHARP-SET

asset
beset
chipset
close-set
closet
corset
deep-set
hard-set
headset
heavy-set
jet-set
mind-set
offset
outset
reset
set
Somerset
sunset
upset
well-set

Synonyms and antonyms of sharp-set in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «sharp-set» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF SHARP-SET

Find out the translation of sharp-set to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of sharp-set from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «sharp-set» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

锐集
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

sharp- set
570 millions of speakers

English

sharp-set
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

भूखा
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

حاد مجموعة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Резкое - набор
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

sharp- set
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ক্ষুধার্ত
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

sharp- ensemble
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Tajam
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

scharf Satz
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

シャープセット
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

날카로운 세트
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Cetha-setel
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

rất nhọn
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

கூர்மையான-செட்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

तीक्ष्ण-संच
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

düşkün
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

sharp - set
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Zestaw ostrych
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Різке - набір
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

ascuțit - set
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

απότομη - set
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

skerp stel
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

skarp - uppsättning
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

sharp- sett
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of sharp-set

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SHARP-SET»

The term «sharp-set» is normally little used and occupies the 143.054 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SHARP-SET» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about sharp-set

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SHARP-SET»

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A Dictionary Of The English Language: In Which The Words are ...
Severe; quick to punish 5! cruel 3 se'erclyrigid. , _ There, gentle Hermia, may Imarry thee; And to that place the sharp Athenian law Cannot pursue us. - 2 . t 9. Eager; hungry; keen upon a qucst. i'ii 5 SHARP-SET. [sharp andsitjj Eager sharp- fit ...
Samuel Johnson, 1756
2
Factoring Ideals in Integral Domains
If either W or an infinite subset of W is a relatively sharp set, then we have a contradiction by way of Corollary 4.2.9 and Theorem 2.5.9. Hence we may further assume no infinite subset of W is a relatively sharp set. Using this assumption we will ...
Marco Fontana, Evan Houston, Thomas Lucas, 2012
3
Rajpal Dictionary Of English Idioms & Phrases
... keen of scent * She looks pretty beautiful with her sharp-nosed face * We do utilise the service of sharp- nosed dogs in tracing the culprits Sharp-set: Hungry; keen in appetite for anything * Both the parties are sharp-set for power * Generally, ...
Shori, A K, 2010
4
Encyclopaedia perthensis, or, Universal dictionary of the ...
mently desirous.— She being sharp-set upon the fulfilling of a shrewd office, in overlooking Philo- clca. Sidney. — Our fenses are sharp-set on pleasures. I' Estrange. — The tow n \$ sharp-set on new playt. Pope. Sharp-sighted, adj. [ sharp and ...
‎1816
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Encyclopaedia Perthensis; Or Universal Dictionary of the ...
She being sharp-set upon the fulfilling of a ihrewd office, in overlooking Philo- clea Sidney. — Our fenses art- sharp-sit on pleasures. I' Estrange. — The town is sharp set un new phys. Pope. Sharp-sighted, adj. [sharp and fight.] Having quick  ...
‎1816
6
A Critical Pronouncing Dictionary, and Expositor of the ...
Sharp-set, sharp-set', a. Eager, vehemently iletirous. Sharp-visaged, sharp-vlz' idjd. a. (90) Having a sharp countenance- Sharp-sighted, sharp-si'ted. a. Having quick sight. To Shatter, shat'tur. v. a (08) To break at once into many pieces, ...
John Walker, 1806
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A Critical Pronouncing Dictionary: And Expositor of the ...
... satirical sarcasm; sourness; painfullness, amictivcness ; intellectual acute- ness, Ingenuity, wit; quickness of senses. SHARP-SET, sharp-set,' a. Kager, vehemently desirous. Sharp-visaged, sharp-vVîdjd. e, QÜ. Having a sharp countenance.
John Walker, 1809
8
A Dictionary of the English Language: Intended to Exhibi ... ...
Eager in appetite ; affected by keen hunger ; ravenous ; as, an eagle or a lion sharp-set. Brown. 2. Eager in desire of gratification. The town is sharp-set on new plays. Pope. SH'ARP-SHOOTER, n. [sharp and shoot.'] One skilled in shooting at  ...
Noah Webster, 1832
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Walker's Critical Pronouncing Dictionary: Corrected and ...
Keenness of edge or point ; severity or language, satirical sarcasm ; sour- ness; painfulnew, afflictiveness ; intellectual neas, ingenuity; quickness of seoses. Sharp-set, shArp-set,' a. Eager, vehemently desirous. Sharp-sighted, shArp-sl-ted , a.
Rev. John Davis (A.M., of Belfast, Eng.), 1830
10
Finite Geometries and Combinatorics
By theorem 2.4(2), corresponding to the nets Nk is a set of t permutations Tfc for A : = 1,2, ...,* of {1,2, . . . , ,(qn - l)/(q - 1)} such that {rk} is a partially sharp set of permutations. Note that this is equivalent to the fact that the matrix [rk(i) = a^] is a t x ...
Albrecht Beutelspacher, F. de Clerck, 1993

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Sharp-Set [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/sharp-set>. Aug 2020 ».
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