set someone upphrasal verb

  • ja知らない同士を引き合わせる、デートのお膳立てをする
  • enarrange a date between people who don't know each other

Examples

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1:49 / --:--
Mute
1.
So, hey, I wanna set you up with my daughter.
2.
Oh, I'm engaged to Pam.
3.
I thought you were gay.
4.
Then why would you wanna set me up with your daughter?
5.
I don't know.
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0:37 / --:--
Mute
1.
Is it true that you set up Sophie Turner and Joe Jonas?
2.
No. Are they saying that?
3.
- I will totally take credit for that if they're saying it. - Yeah.
4.
- No, that's what I heard. Yeah. - Really?
5.
I heard you set them up.
PLAY
1:02 / --:--
Mute
1.
You know what? There are some nice guys at my office.
2.
You want me to set you up?
3.
Yeah.
4.
Wait a minute.
5.
It's been a long time that I've been single.
6.
How come you've never offered this before?
7.
Well, I have a girlfriend.
8.
I'm happy.
9.
So, I no longer feel the need to go out of my way to stop others from being happy.
PLAY
1:16 / --:--
Mute
1.
- My friends are really good at setting me up. - Right. Okay.
2.
Yeah.
3.
Really good.
4.
- Yeah. - And what's really nice is even things that haven't worked out romantically,
5.
some of my best friends are people I got set up on a date with.
PLAY
2:09 / --:--
Mute
1.
Is there like a double Kardashian date ever?
2.
- No, we really don't... - No.
3.
- I would think there'd be like a double setup. - ...do it.
4.
- Well, I'm not really dating right now. I don't really care. - That's a good idea.
5.
I should double set them up on a blind date.
PLAY
0:12 / --:--
Mute
1.
You've got your grandma who's still trying to set you up with that nice boy next door,
2.
even though he's married now with 3 kids.
PLAY
0:51 / --:--
Mute
1.
You have a lot of friends who know a lot of people.
2.
I mean, haven't they set you up with dates?
3.
People don't really set me up on dates, and I don't blame them.
4.
Because that's not gonna probably go well, you know.
PLAY
5:52 / --:--
Mute
1.
So your friend over here tells me that you have hot guys swarming around you all the time.
2.
Well, I wanna be modest so ⁠—
3.
Do you think you could set me up with one of them?
4.
You seem like the perfect wing woman.
5.
I so am!