Giving vs Setup - What's the difference?
As verbs the difference between giving and setup
is that giving
is while setup
As nouns the difference between giving and setup
is that giving
is the act of bestowing as a gift; a conferring or imparting while setup
is equipment designed for a particular purpose; an apparatus.
As an adjective giving
is having the tendency to give; generous.
- ''These bright surfaces are sprayed with a fine spray of ink, thus giving them an even surface.' - First Usenet use via Google Groups, fa.human-nets, 6 May 1981 0359-EDT, Gary Feldman at CMU-10A
having the tendency to give; generous
- To become like Christ involves everything else: becoming a loving and giving person, having confidence enabling you to be vulnerable (psychologically and physically; Jesus did both), having the wisdom to see people's needs and the desire to meet them. - net.flame - 26 Mar 1984 by Jeff Sargent
The act of bestowing as a gift; a conferring or imparting.
A gift; a benefaction.
The act of softening, breaking, or yielding.
- (Alexander Pope)
- Upon the first giving of the weather.
Equipment designed for a particular purpose; an apparatus.
The fashion in which something is organized or arranged.
- The laboratory included an elaborate setup for measuring the energy.
An act to frame someone; an effort or arrangement aimed at placing the blame on somebody.
- The classroom setup was simple and efficient.
(computing) An installer.
- Trust me, that was a setup !
(operations) The process of arranging resources for performing a specific operation, as a run of a particular product.
- After inserting the disk, run the setup .
- A simple setup on the bottling line involves reloading bottles and labels; emptying, cleaning, and reloading the tanks; and a test run.
* (equipment) apparatus
* (the fashion in which something is organized or arranged) configuration