Origin of seton
Words nearby seton
Other definitions for seton (2 of 2)
How to use seton in a sentence
The pivotal scene in Holiday takes place during an opulent New Year’s Eve party, held at the Seton mansion, during which Johnny and Julia are set to announce their engagement.The Greatest New Year's Eve Scene Ever Committed to Film|Stephanie Zacharek|December 29, 2021|Time
Instead of entering politics, she became a college professor who now teaches at SUNY-Purchase and Seton Hall University.
But the grip was immovable, and he found himself staring into the unemotional face of Seton Pasha.
Quentin Gray's mercurial color deserted him, and he turned to Seton a face grown suddenly pale.
The odor of Seton's cheroot announced itself above the oriental perfume with which the place was laden.
White with passion, Gray was on the point of uttering other angry and provocative words when Seton took his arm in a firm grip.
Seton, smoking one of the inevitable cheroots, watched him, tapping his teeth with the rim of his eyeglass.
British Dictionary definitions for seton (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for seton (2 of 2)
Other Idioms and Phrases with seton
Also, set upon.
Attack; see set at.
Instigate, urge one to engage in action, as in The older boys set on the young ones to get in trouble. [Early 1500s]
be set on or upon. Be determined to, as in He's set on studying law.