set aside - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theyset aside
he/she/itsets aside
present participlesetting aside
past tenseset aside
past participleset aside
  1. 1
    to keep or save something from a larger amount or supply in order to use it later for a particular purpose
    set aside for:

    Have you set aside some money for your child’s education?

See also main entry: set