As they saw by this that there was a dead-set made against them, they then decided to form a volunteer military company.
In four they are held back when dead-set on a very wrong course.
By one means or other, there is no doubt but the Gipsies made a dead-set upon certain native families of influence.
Of course if she was "dead-set" against John Crumb, that was one thing!
And I didn't mean that you should make a dead-set call, you know—didn't know but you might happen to meet her.
Billy was dead-set against the trial of eternally groping for the meaning of foreign phrases.
All a part of the game, dear old pal, the dead-set at the noble and rich.
If he's dead-set on the wrong side, why, she's jist as dead-set on the right side, and that makes a mortal difference.
I wonder you don't realize that there are more ways of making up to a man than the dead-set method.
If the boss'll excuse me, me mate's dead-set against a woman doing things for him.