look (all) set (to do something)

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look (all) set (to do something)

To seem like one is ready or about to do something. With her grades this semester, Rachel looks set to be named valedictorian.
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be, look, etc. (all) ˈset (for something/to do something)

be ready or prepared to do something: They were all set to go out when the phone rang.The team looks set for another easy win.
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Summary: Kathmandu [Nepal], December 11 (ANI): Nepal's Left alliance - Communist Party of Nepal- Unified Marxist Leninist (CPN-UML) and the Communist Party of Nepal (Maoist Center) -is looking all set to form the next government in the country after voting results begin to pour out.
Kathmandu [Nepal], December 11 ( ANI ): Nepal's Left alliance - Communist Party of Nepal- Unified Marxist Leninist (CPN-UML) and the Communist Party of Nepal (Maoist Center) -is looking all set to form the next government in the country after voting results begin to pour out.
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