Meaning of “settle down to something” in the English Dictionary

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"settle down to something" in American English

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settle down to something

phrasal verb with settle us /ˈset̬·əl/ verb

to give all of your attention to something you are doing:

When the work was done, we settled down to a home-cooked meal.

(Definition of “settle down to something” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)