— phrasal verb with settle uk /ˈset.əl/ us /ˈset̬.əl/ verb
- The children soon settled down and started their work.
- Come on, have a cup of tea and settle down.
- Have you settled down in your new house yet?
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- I can't see him ever settling down and getting a job.
- After years as a travelling journalist, she settled down in Ireland.