What does inset mean?

Definitions for inset
ˈɪnˌsɛt; ɪnˈsɛtin·set

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word inset.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. insetnoun

    a small picture inserted within the bounds or a larger one

  2. insert, insetnoun

    an artifact that is inserted or is to be inserted

  3. gusset, insetverb

    a piece of material used to strengthen or enlarge a garment

  4. insetverb

    set or place in

Wiktionary

  1. insetnoun

    a smaller thing set into a larger thing; such as a small picture inside a larger one

  2. insetnoun

    anything inserted

  3. insetnoun

    a small piece of material used to strengthen a garment

  4. insetverb

    to insert something

  5. insetverb

    to add an inset to something

Webster Dictionary

  1. Insetverb

    to infix

  2. Insetnoun

    that which is inserted or set in; an insertion

  3. Insetnoun

    one or more separate leaves inserted in a volume before binding; as: (a) A portion of the printed sheet in certain sizes of books which is cut off before folding, and set into the middle of the folded sheet to complete the succession of paging; -- also called offcut. (b) A page or pages of advertisements inserted

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Inset

    in′set, n. something set in, an insertion, esp. a leaf or leaves inserted in other leaves already folded.—v.t. to set in, to infix or implant.

Matched Categories

Anagrams for inset »

  1. niste, nites, set in, sient, snite, stein, Stein, tines, tsine

How to pronounce inset?

How to say inset in sign language?

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of inset in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of inset in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of inset in a Sentence

  1. Anuj Somany:

    A netizen speaks normally about one’s life’s first priority or preference through the profile picture; it’s often the person seen therein, but it could also be the product on which s/he lays the hand on or seen as an inset in this selfish and materialistic world.

Images & Illustrations of inset

  1. insetinsetinsetinsetinset

Popularity rank by frequency of use

inset#10000#24086#100000

Translations for inset

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for inset »

Translation

Find a translation for the inset definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Discuss these inset definitions with the community:

0 Comments

    Citation

    Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

    Style:MLAChicagoAPA

    "inset." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2021. Web. 19 Oct. 2021. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/inset>.

    Are we missing a good definition for inset? Don't keep it to yourself...

    Browse Definitions.net

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Quiz

    Are you a words master?

    »
    be present at (meetings, church services, university), etc.
    • A. blur
    • B. fudge
    • C. attend
    • D. doom

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for inset: