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    heks is offline Newbie
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    Question idiom... "set back a bit"??? please, help...

    Ive got difficulties to understand this: "something that you bought recently that set you back a bit?"... "that set you back a bit"? I have no idea what it means, I looked for it everywhere but unsuccessfully... Could anyone help me with the translation? Thanks in advance...

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    Default Re: idiom... "set back a bit"??? please, help...

    WElcome to the forums.

    In the context of buying something, "set you back a little" means it cost more money than you expected.

    set you back - Idioms - by the Free Dictionary, Thesaurus and Encyclopedia.

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    Default Re: idiom... "set back a bit"??? please, help...

    Thank you!

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