set store by
or set store on phrasal to consider valuable, trustworthy, or worthwhile

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  • set store by — {v. phr.}, {informal} To like or value; want to keep. Used with a qualifying word between set and store . * /George sets great store by that old tennis racket./ * /Pat doesn t set much store by Mike s advice./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • set\ store\ by — v. phr. informal To like or value; want to keep. Used with a qualifying word between set and store . George sets great store by that old tennis racket. Pat doesn t set much store by Mike s advice …   Словарь американских идиом

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  • set store by — n. & v. i. esteem (see repute) …   English dictionary for students

  • set store by — regard, appreciate …   English contemporary dictionary

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

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