Focus on the pronunciation of settle
English definition of “settle”
/ˈset̬·əl/ v [I/T] (AGREE)
› to reach a decision or an agreement about something, or to end a disagreement: [T] Rogers paid $2 million to settle the lawsuit. [T] Americans turn to a dictionary to settle questions of language. [I] Negotiators are hopeful the two sides will settle. settle out of court › If you settle out of court, you reach an agreement in a legal case without holding a trial in court: The defendant agreed to settle out of court.