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Settle (IPA: /ˈsɛtəɫ/)


Settle (n.)

A seat of any kind.

Settle (n.)

A bench; especially, a bench with a high back.

Settle (n.)

A place made lower than the rest; a wide step or platform lower than some other part.

Settle (n.)

To place in a fixed or permanent condition; to make firm, steady, or stable; to establish; to fix; esp., to establish in life; to fix in business, in a home, or the like.

Settle (n.)

To establish in the pastoral office; to ordain or install as pastor or rector of a church, society, or parish; as, to settle a minister.

Settle (n.)

To cause to be no longer in a disturbed condition; to render quiet; to still; to calm; to compose.

Settle (n.)

To clear of dregs and impurities by causing them to sink; to render pure or clear; -- said of a liquid; as, to settle coffee, or the grounds of coffee.

Settle (n.)

To restore or bring to a smooth, dry, or passable condition; -- said of the ground, of roads, and the like; as, clear weather settles the roads.

Settle (n.)

To cause to sink; to lower; to depress; hence, also, to render close or compact; as, to settle the contents of a barrel or bag by shaking it.

Settle (n.)

To determine, as something which is exposed to doubt or question; to free from unscertainty or wavering; to make sure, firm, or constant; to establish; to compose; to quiet; as, to settle the mind when agitated; to settle questions of law; to settle the succession to a throne; to settle an allowance.

Settle (n.)

To adjust, as something in discussion; to make up; to compose; to pacify; as, to settle a quarrel.

Settle (n.)

To adjust, as accounts; to liquidate; to balance; as, to settle an account.

Settle (n.)

Hence, to pay; as, to settle a bill.

Settle (n.)

To plant with inhabitants; to colonize; to people; as, the French first settled Canada; the Puritans settled New England; Plymouth was settled in 1620.

Settle (v. i.)

To become fixed or permanent; to become stationary; to establish one's self or itself; to assume a lasting form, condition, direction, or the like, in place of a temporary or changing state.

Settle (v. i.)

To fix one's residence; to establish a dwelling place or home; as, the Saxons who settled in Britain.

Settle (v. i.)

To enter into the married state, or the state of a householder.

Settle (v. i.)

To be established in an employment or profession; as, to settle in the practice of law.

Settle (v. i.)

To become firm, dry, and hard, as the ground after the effects of rain or frost have disappeared; as, the roads settled late in the spring.

Settle (v. i.)

To become clear after being turbid or obscure; to clarify by depositing matter held in suspension; as, the weather settled; wine settles by standing.

Settle (v. i.)

To sink to the bottom; to fall to the bottom, as dregs of a liquid, or the sediment of a reserveir.

Settle (v. i.)

To sink gradually to a lower level; to subside, as the foundation of a house, etc.

Settle (v. i.)

To become calm; to cease from agitation.

Settle (v. i.)

To adjust differences or accounts; to come to an agreement; as, he has settled with his creditors.

Settle (v. i.)

To make a jointure for a wife.

Settle

Seating bench with a high back

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Town in Craven, United Kindom

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Township in Allen County, Kentucky

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US-American band

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Album by Disclosure

Settle Synonyms

Settee

Settle Synonyms

Decide, Adjudicate, Resolve

Settle Synonyms

Ensconce

Settle Synonyms

Fall, Descend

Settle Synonyms

Finalise, Nail Down, Settle On, Finalize

Settle Synonyms

Get Back

Settle Synonyms

Locate

Settle Synonyms

Reconcile, Conciliat, Patch Up, Make Up

Settle Synonyms

Root, Take Root, Settle Dow, Steady Down

Settle Synonyms

Settle Down

Settle Synonyms

Sink In, Go Down, Sink, Go Under

Settle Synonyms

Determine, Square Off, Square Up

Settle Synonyms

Subside

SETTLE (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Spindle epithelial tumor with thymus like differentiation

Settle Rhymes


Betel, Fettle, Gettel, Gettle, Gretal, Gretel, Hettel, Kettell, Kettle, Metal, Mettle, Nettle, Petal, Settle, Trettel, Zettel, Zettle

Resettle, Unsettle


Settle (Last Name / Surname)

Settle is the #4,329 most common last name / surname from the 2010 United States Census. The census reported that 8,202 people had that surname.

Spanish Translation

Settle in Spanish is Asentar

Tagalog Translation

Settle in Tagalog is Ipuwesto

Example Sentence (Quote)

" [Confronting Lord Vortech for the first time] Let's settle this Mano-a-BatMano." - Lego Dimensions

Example Sentence (Quote)

" [T]he kingdom of heaven can be compared to a king who wanted to settle accounts with his slaves." - Jesus

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Agni helps all to settle well." - Sama Veda

Example Sentence (Quote)

" But... then you are just a brat, a real shinobi doesn't cry. Let's settle this, you big crybaby!" - Fictional last words in animated television series

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Douglas: Dinna fash yersel. We'll suin settle them." - The Railway Series


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