settle (sb) down Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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settle (sb) down

phrasal verb with settle uk   /ˈset.l̩/  us   /ˈset̬-/ verb
C2 to ​becomequiet and ​calm, or to make someone ​becomequiet and ​calm: Come on all of you, ​stoptalking and ​settle down ​please! They ​settled down on the ​sofa to ​watch the ​film.
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