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settle sth on sb

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phrasal verb with settle uk   /ˈset.l̩/  us   /ˈset̬-/ verb
to formally give money or property to someone: When my uncle died, he settled £1,000 a year on me.
Translations of “settle sth on sb”
in Chinese (Traditional) 贈與(某人財産)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 赠与(某人财产)…
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