Meaning of “settle on something” in the English Dictionary


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settle on something

phrasal verb with settle us /ˈset̬·əl/ verb

to make a final decision about something, or to agree to accept something:

Have you settled on a name for the baby yet?
We wanted to buy a house, but at these prices we had to settle on an apartment.

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