Bedeutung von "settle" Essential amerikanisches Englisch Wörterbuch


verb us /ˈset̬·əl/ (present participle settling, past tense and past participle settled)

If you settle an argument, you stop the problem and stop arguing.

to start living somewhere that you are going to live for a long time:

Finally he settled in Vienna.

to decide or arrange something:

It’s settled. We’re going to Spain.

to relax into a comfortable position:

She settled herself into the chair.
settle a bill

to pay the money that you owe:

I’ve got some bills to settle.
settle a check/bill

to pay the money that you owe:

I’ll settle the dinner check – you get our coats.

(Definition von "settle" von Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)