reset

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re- + set

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Verb[change]

Plain form
reset

Third-person singular
resets

Past tense
reset

Past participle
reset

Present participle
resetting

  1. If you reset something you change it back to the way it started. You set it to the beginning again.
    The timer doesn't work right and I have to reset it every day; it's a pain.
  2. The past tense and past participle of reset.
    I reset the VCR last week, so it should be working properly now.
    Have you ever reset this clock? I don't know how to do it.

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