What does “set aside” mean? and how can I use that expression?
The expression "set aside" means to wait to do something until later or to save something for a particular purpose. Ex: I set aside my homework to do tomorrow. Ex: He set aside the money he earned from his job for vacation. In the case of the dialogue here, "set aside" has the same meaning as "save". So when they are talking about the part of the budget being "set aside" for team uniforms, it means they are saving some of their budget for new uniforms.