Translation of "settle" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


verb [ I or T ] (PAY) 支付 uk us /ˈset.l̩/ US  /ˈset̬-/

to pay, especially money that you owe

Please settle your account/bill without further delay. 请立即付清账款/账单,勿再拖延。
It took the insurance company months to settle my claim. 保险公司用了好几个月才付清我的理赔金。
formal Payment of your account is now overdue, and we must ask you to settle (= pay the money you owe) immediately. 您账上的款项已逾期未付,我们必须请您马上付清。

(Translation of “settle verb (PAY)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)