Meaning of inset
Pronunciation: (n.in'set"v.in&sylpset'), [key]
— n., v., -set, -set•ting.
- something inserted; insert.
- a small picture, map, etc., inserted within the border of a larger one.
- the act of setting in.
- a piece of cloth or other material set into a garment, usually as an ornamental panel.
- to set in or insert, as an inset: to inset a panel in a dress.
- to insert an inset in: to inset a mounting with jewels.
- inset (Thesaurus)