(dead) set against something


(dead) set against something
(dead) set against something phrase
completely opposed to something

We are absolutely set against the tax increase.

(dead) set against doing something:

She’s dead set against giving the kids junk food.

Thesaurus: opposed to someone or somethingsynonym
Main entry: set

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • dead set against something — dead set against (something) completely opposed to something. She wanted to move to Los Angeles but her parents were dead set against it …   New idioms dictionary

  • (be) (dead) set against something doing something — be (dead) set against sth/against doing sth idiom to be strongly opposed to sth • Why are you so dead set against the idea? Main entry: ↑setidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • dead set against — (something) completely opposed to something. She wanted to move to Los Angeles but her parents were dead set against it …   New idioms dictionary

  • dead set against —    If you are dead set against something, you are strongly opposed to it.     My father wanted a dog, but my mother was dead set against the idea …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • dead set against — {adj. phr.} Totally opposed to someone or something. * /Jack is dead set against the idea of marriage, which upsets Mary./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • dead set against — {adj. phr.} Totally opposed to someone or something. * /Jack is dead set against the idea of marriage, which upsets Mary./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • dead\ set\ against — adj. phr. totally opposed to someone or something. Jack is dead set against the idea of marriage, which upsets Mary …   Словарь американских идиом

  • dead set against — (smth) determined not to do something They are dead set against their son going to Europe for a year …   Idioms and examples

  • (be) (dead) set against against doing something — be (dead) set against sth/against doing sth idiom to be strongly opposed to sth • Why are you so dead set against the idea? Main entry: ↑setidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dead Set (TV series) — Dead Set redirects here. For the album by The Grateful Dead, see Dead Set (album). Dead Set Format Horror, Thriller, Drama, Satire …   Wikipedia


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