set beside

set something beside something

to place something near or next to something. Please set the chair beside the window. I set the suitcase beside the door so I would not forget it.
See also: beside, set
References in classic literature ?
Then the heaven-born hero, golden-haired Polyneices, first set beside Oedipus a rich table of silver which once belonged to Cadmus the divinely wise: next he filled a fine golden cup with sweet wine.
Father Brown was surprised to see the whole dining-table set out as for a festive meal, with napkins in their rings, and wine-glasses of some six unnecessary shapes set beside every plate.
DIFC-based Eathos is behind Kababji's UAE debut, which will offer 100 seating capacity set beside a live grill kitchen and outdoor terrace.
The short, radiating brushstrokes and complementary colours of Van Gogh's Self-Portrait with a Grey Felt Hat (1887) have an even more dramatic impact set beside the thick, linear forms of Munch's Cupid & Psyche (1907)--presented here as a form of self-portrait.
Set beside the seaside in Brighton, the spotlight is on a team of frontline officers striving to keep the streets safe.
Vibrant accents have been added with modern moulded dining chairs in bright lime green to Vibrant accents have been added with modern moulded dining chairs in bright lime green to match the citrus-toned cushions thrown on two slate grey sofas set beside the room's French doors.
But I wasn't completely done with the sunny side - my very favourite flowers for pots, some gorgeous blue salvia spires, set beside some agapanthus (African lilies) and exquisite white patio rose flanked with pink cosmos complete the picture.
Set beside Newton Creek, which divides the South Devon coastal villages of Noss Mayo from Newton Ferrers, Mallards has wonderful views across the water from the balcony on the first floor.
Add alcohol and assorted pressures (peer, parental, financial and academic) and you have a tinderbox set beside a spark collection.
Brazilian beauty Adriana, 33, flaunted her toned figure in a black and white lace lingerie set beside a mountain of pink gift boxes.
Set beside the Indian Rover Lagoon, guests will enjoy fishing, snorkeling and boating.
Olsen says, her well-worn wire-rimmed glasses set beside a half-clrunk glass of whiskey, like a recently retired disguise.
Andre Villas-Boas may have other ideas but even he does not have the sort of managerial pedigree to set beside the CVs of Mourinho and Manuel Pellegrini at Manchester City.
When set beside the host of voices who have spoken on these themes in recent issues of Currents, we can imagine a very lively, even passionate, exchange of views.
Because of the shapes of the chairs and the cafe-like table set beside them, we assume -- although we can't be sure -- that they are placed outside a restaurant or coffee shop.