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VERB 解决，结束(争端、纠纷) If people settle an argument or problem, or if something settles it, they solve it, for example by making a decision about who is right or about what to do.
They agreed to try to settle their dispute by negotiation...
Both sides are looking for ways to settle their differences...
VERB 庭外和解 If people settle a legal dispute or if they settle, they agree to end the dispute without going to a court of law, for example by paying some money or by apologizing.
In an attempt to settle the case, Molken has agreed to pay restitution...
She got much less than she would have done if she had settled out of court...
VERB 付清(欠款);结算(账单);结(账) If you settle a bill or debt, you pay the amount that you owe.
I settled the bill for my coffee and his two glasses of wine...
They settled with Colin at the end of the evening.
VERB 决定;确定;安排好 If something is settled, it has all been decided and arranged.
As far as we're concerned, the matter is settled...
That's settled then. We'll exchange addresses tonight.
VERB (以遗嘱等正式方式)赠予,授予 To settle money on someone means to formally give it to them, for example in a will.
She offered to settle a legacy on Katharine.
V-ERG 在…定居;使定居;把…安置在 When people settle a place or in a place, or when a government settles them there, they start living there permanently.
Refugees settling in Britain suffer from a number of problems...
He visited Paris and eventually settled there...
VERB (使)坐下;(使)处于舒适的位置 If you settle yourself somewhere or settle somewhere, you sit down or make yourself comfortable.
Albert settled himself on the sofa...
Jessica settled into her chair with a small sigh of relief.
V-ERG (使)缓慢沉落;(使)逐渐下陷 If something settles or if you settle it, it sinks slowly down and becomes still.
A black dust settled on the walls...
Once its impurities had settled, the oil could be graded...
VERB (目光)落在…上，注视着 If your eyes settle on or upon something, you stop looking around and look at that thing for some time.
The man let his eyes settle upon Cross's face.
VERB (鸟、昆虫)降落，栖息 When birds or insects settle on something, they land on it from above.
Moths flew in front of it, eventually settling on the rough painted metal.