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American English: /riˈsɛt/
British English: /riːˈsɛt/

Translation of reset in Spanish:

transitive verb present participle resetting past tense & past participle reset

  • 1
    (alarm clock)
    (volver a) poner
    volver a cero
    reset button/switch
    botón (masculine) /interruptor (masculine) de reposición
    Example sentences
    • As I returned to the present moment, and Steve swam back into my field of vision, it occurred to me I must have forgotten to reset the alarm.
    • If he wants to work to continental hours he can do so by resetting his alarm.
    • Security staff visited the building at 9pm on Monday to reset a burglar alarm after an attempted break-in at the front.
  • 3 (Printing)

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