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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “settle”

settle

verb [I or T] (PAY)
支付
    /ˈset.l̩/ US  /ˈset̬-/
to pay, especially money that you owe
支付(尤指欠款或被索款項);償付;結算
Please settle your account/bill without further delay.
請立即付清賬款/賬單,勿再拖延。
It took the insurance company months to settle my claim.
保險公司用了好幾個月才付清我的理賠金。
formal Payment of your account is now overdue, and we must ask you to settle (= pay the money you owe) immediately.
您帳上的款項已逾期未付,我們必須請您馬上付清。
AccountingPaying and spending money
(Definition of settle verb (PAY) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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