Meaning of “settle down” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of “settle down” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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settle down

phrasal verb with settle us /ˈset̬·əl/ verb

to become quieter:

OK, everybody, settle down.

Someone who settles down accepts responsibilities and lives a calmer life:

He settled down after he married Vicki.

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