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English definition of “settle for sth”

settle for sth

phrasal verb with settle
 
 
/ˈsetl/ verb
to accept something, especially something that is not exactly what you want: He wants a full refund and he won't settle for anything less.Accepting and agreeing reluctantlyAccepting and agreeingApproving and approval
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