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settle

verb
 
/ˈset·l/ ( present participle settling, past tense and past participle settled)
If you settle an argument, you stop the problem and stop arguing.
يُسَوّي (المُشْكِلة)
to start living somewhere that you are going to live for a long time
يَسْتَقِرّ
Finally he settled in Vienna.
to decide or arrange something
يُرَتِّب / يُقَرِّر
Right, that’s settled. We’re going to Spain.
to relax into a comfortable position
يَهْدَأ
She settled herself into the chair.
settle a bill to pay the money that you owe
يُسَدِّد فاتورة
I’ve got some bills to settle.
settle a check/bill to pay the money that you owe
يُسَدِّد فاتورة
I’ll settle the dinner check – you get our coats.
(Definition of settle from the Cambridge English-Arabic Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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