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English definition of “settle”

settle

verb [always + adv/prep] (MAKE COMFORTABLE)   /ˈset̬·əl/
to get or to become comfortable: [T] Campbell settled herself in front of a blazing fire. [I] He settled back in his chair and took out a book.
(Definition of settle verb (MAKE COMFORTABLE) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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