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settle for sth

phrasal verb with settle /ˈset.l̩/ US  /ˈset̬-/ verb
to accept or agree to something, or to decide to have something, although it is not exactly what you want or it is not the best
無奈接受;勉強同意
They were hoping to sell their car for £2000, but settled for £1500.
他們本來希望他們的汽車能賣2000英鎊,但後來只得以1500英鎊賣掉了。
He wants a full refund and he won't settle for anything less.
他想全額退款,少一分也不行。
She never settles for second best.
她從不甘心於退而求其次。
Accepting and agreeing reluctantlyAccepting and agreeingApproving and approval
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