Translation of "settle" - English-Russian dictionary

settle

verb uk us /ˈsetl/
ARGUMENT [ T ]

B2 If you settle an argument, you solve the problem and stop arguing.

улаживать, разрешать (спор)
to settle a dispute
LIVE [ I ]

B2 to start living somewhere that you are going to live for a long time

поселяться, обосновываться
He travelled around Europe for years before finally settling in Vienna.
DECIDE [ T ]

B2 to decide or arrange something

решать, договариваться
[ often passive ] Right, that's settled. We're going to Spain.
RELAX [ I, T ]

to relax into a comfortable position

устраиваться, усаживаться
[ often reflexive ] She settled herself into the chair opposite.
PAY [ T ]

If you settle a bill or a debt, you pay the money that you owe.

оплачивать, расплачиваться
MOVE DOWN [ I ]

to move down towards the ground or the bottom of something and then stay there

опускаться, оседать
Do you think the snow will settle?
→ See also the dust settles

(Translation of “settle” from the Cambridge English–Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)