set store on
phrasal see set store by

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • set store on — like or value, want to keep Our company sets great store on their ability to attract good people …   Idioms and examples

  • set store on — ► set (or lay or put) store by (or on) consider to be of a particular degree of importance. Main Entry: ↑store …   English terms dictionary

  • set store on by — like or value, want to keep Our company sets great store on their ability to attract good people …   Idioms and examples

  • set store by — or set store on phrasal to consider valuable, trustworthy, or worthwhile …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • set store by — phrasal : to consider valuable or trustworthy or worthwhile set store by dieting as a means to health convinced that the poorest people set the most store by family ties Irish Digest * * * set (or lay or put) store by (or on) consider (something) …   Useful english dictionary

  • set (great) store on something — set/put/lay/(great) store by/on/something phrase to think that something is very important I’ve never set much store by money and possessions. Thesa …   Useful english dictionary

  • set/lay/put store on — ► set (or lay or put) store by (or on) consider to be of a particular degree of importance. Main Entry: ↑store …   English terms dictionary

  • set store by — ► set (or lay or put) store by (or on) consider to be of a particular degree of importance. Main Entry: ↑store …   English terms dictionary

  • set store by — Esteem highly, regard much, place a high value on, think a good deal of …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • lay store on — ► set (or lay or put) store by (or on) consider to be of a particular degree of importance. Main Entry: ↑store …   English terms dictionary

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