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settle

verb [I or T] (PAY)
支付
 
 
/ˈset.l̩/ US  /ˈset̬-/
to pay, especially money that you owe
支付(尤指欠款或被索款项);偿付;结算
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。
AccountingPaying and spending money
(Definition of settle verb (PAY) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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