dead set definition

  • noun:
    • The rigid pose a hunting puppy assumes when pointing completely online game to a hunter.
    • By extension, a determined effort.
    • A concerted scheme to defraud by video gaming; a determined onset.
    • The fixed place of your pet dog in pointing game.
    • A determined effort or effort; a pointed attack: as, to help make a dead-set in a-game.
    • Opposition; resolute antagonism; hostility: because, it had been a dead-set between them.
    • A concocted scheme to defraud a person in gaming. Grose, Slang Eating Plan.
  • adjective:
    • unswervingly committed; resolutely determined
    • See under Set.
    • fixed inside purpose
  • others:
    • Extremely desirous of, or determined to obtain or to do, some thing: typically with on or upon.

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