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set up
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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
set-up /'setʌp/
  • danh từ
    • dáng người thẳng, dáng đi thẳng
    • (từ Mỹ,nghĩa Mỹ) cơ cấu, bố trí (của một tổ chức)
    • (từ Mỹ,nghĩa Mỹ) rượu mạnh pha xôđa và đá
    • (từ Mỹ,nghĩa Mỹ), (từ lóng) cuộc đấu biết trước ai thắng ai thua (vì trình độ đấu thủ chênh lệch quá đáng); cuộc đấu ăn chắc; việc làm ngon xơi
Thesaurus Dictionary
n.
1 arrangement, system, organization, layout, regime, structure, make-up, composition, framework, frame, construction; conditions, circumstances:
This set-up of interlocking directorships makes it difficult to see who answers to whom and who owns what. What, exactly, is the set-up between you and Eustace?
2 prearrangement, trap, Slang put-up job:
As soon as I saw the police car, I knew we had walked into a set-up.
Advanced English Dictionary
+ noun [usually sing.] (informal)
1 a way of organizing sth; a system: I've only been here a couple of weeks and I don't really know the set-up. + What's the set-up in your family-who does the cooking?
2 a situation in which sb tricks you or makes it seem as if you have done sth wrong: He didn't steal the goods. It was a set-up.


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