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English definition of “settle down”

settle down

(FEEL COMFORTABLE) (also settle into somewhere) phrasal verb with settle     /ˈset.l̩/ US  /ˈset̬-/ verb
B2 to become familiar with a place and to feel happy and confident in it: She quickly settled down in her new house / job / school .Adapting and attuning to somethingAdapting and modifying Changing
(Definition of settle down (FEEL COMFORTABLE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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