reset

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˌriːˈsɛt/

US:USA pronuncation: IPAUSA pronuncation: IPA/v. riˈsɛt; n. ˈriˌsɛt/

US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling(v. rē set; n.set′)


Inflections of 'reset' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
resets
v 3rd person singular
resetting
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
reset
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
reset
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
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reset

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
v
  1. reset the [computer, alarm clock, timer, counter]
  2. reset the alarm for [09:00, 1 hour later, tomorrow]
  3. the [alarm] resets [automatically, itself]
  4. reset (it) by [pushing, pressing, using]
  5. resets to [default, zero, its original configuration, its previous value]
  6. reset the [odometer, car]
  7. [charged for, arrested for, caught] resetting cars
n
  1. give the [computer, machine, device] a reset
  2. my [mind, brain, body] needs a reset!
  3. a [password, security, device] reset
  4. click on "reset"
  5. the [debate, discussion] needs a reset
n as adj
  1. the machine's reset [button, switch, function]
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