An example of a setting is the metal framework of a ring into which a gem is placed.
An example of a setting is the forest in A Midsummer Night's Dream.
An example of setting is placing plates, napkins, fork, knives and spoons in a proper arrangement on the table.
The setting of the sun.
The setting, or hardening, of moist plaster of Paris.
The volume setting on a television.
A marquise setting.