set above

set someone or something above someone or something

1. to place someone or something in a physical location higher than someone or something. Timmy's dad set him above the others so he could see better. I set the trophy above the television on a little shelf.
2. to regard someone or something as better than someone or something else. Fred set his wife and children above everyone else. Gene set his job above his family.
See also: above, set
References in classic literature ?
But I have not faith that it would be so with me, for since my affections have been set above measure on you, I have had less peace and joy in God.
The wages for other grades will be set above the National Living Wage in the new wages order.
The model features new headlight clusters with separate LED daytime running lights, longer chrome 'whiskers and badge' set above the single slat chrome grille, three dimensional lower intake with chrome fog lamp enclosures, and new LED rear light clusters and an interiors with re-designed three spoke steering wheel, an updated instrument display, new chrome-plated accents, and nine colour combinations for the interior upholstery.
The town is set above the quayside, with mountains as its backdrop.
The four-star country house hotel is magnificently set above Lake Vyrnwy in the heart of North Wales, with fantastic views and winter walks around the estate's 24,000 acres.
Roach said he was suspended face down in a harness and wearing a crash helmet and overalls, as he charged down Zip World's 'Velocity' line -a mile long, 500ft high steel wire, which is set above a lake and an old slate works.
Set above "What really sets them above the rest is the technology," Richard Leach, president of customer Trans States, told reporters at the ceremony.
Set above the clouds, Lotte Hotel Hanoi boasts Michelin-star dining and five-star amenities
there's a long, wooden one from Brazil, made specifically for this purpose - which is in the set above.
Two hundred kilometers to the south of Skopje, in Novo Selo Municipality near Strumica, on the northern slopes of Mount Belasica, there begins the story of the Smolare Waterfall set above the small town of Smolare and hidden among the centuries-old oak trees.
5 hectares, Warsan Village will also feature a recreation centre, mosque and 250 apartments set above a retail plaza with 365 outlets.
set above the rest of society', would you like to put that to the vote, Mr Walker?
What's the deal: A beautiful property set above Oban town centre, with impressive sea views.
Ministers said the reform will create a simple pension set above the means test (currently Au142.