English definition of “settle”
ARGUMENT [T] › If you settle an argument, you solve the problem and stop arguing: to settle a dispute
LIVE [I] › to start living somewhere that you are going to live for a long time: He travelled around Europe for years before finally settling in Vienna.
DECIDE [T] › to decide or arrange something: [often passive] Right, that's settled. We're going to Spain.
RELAX [I, T] › to relax into a comfortable position: I yawned, and settled back on the sofa. [often reflexive] She settled herself into the chair opposite.
PAY [T] › If you settle a bill or a debt, you pay the money that you owe: I've got some bills to settle.
MOVE DOWN [I] › to move down towards the ground or the bottom of something and then stay there: Do you think the snow will settle? → See also the dust settles