The place where an action or event occurs
The properties, backdrops, and other objects arranged for a dramatic presentation
It was a lovely setting for a home, secluded in wildly beautiful forested hills.
You were setting me up.
He nodded, setting his cup on the counter.
Quinn went to work setting the stage for the visit.
Natasha threw off the shawl from her shoulders, ran forward to face "Uncle," and setting her arms akimbo also made a motion with her shoulders and struck an attitude.