Definition of set or lay or put store by or on in English:
Consider to be of a particular degree of importance or value: many people set much store by privacy
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- They may, for instance, have spent their college years as an Eros lover, passionate and quick to get involved, setting store on physical attraction and sexual satisfaction.
- In today's world of liberalisation and cut-throat competition, everyone sets store by cost effectiveness even in the field of arts.
- Coaches have begun to set store by saving runs rather than just scoring them.
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