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settle

verb (AGREE) 同意     /ˈset.l̩/ US  /ˈset̬-/
[T] to reach a decision or an agreement about something, or to end a disagreement 确定;决定;解决,结束(争端等) Good, that's all settled - you send out the invitations for the party, and I'll organize the food. 好,那就这么定了——你发聚会的请帖,我来准备吃的。 [+ question word] They haven't yet settled when the wedding is going to be. 他们还没有确定婚礼在什么时候举行。 "The tickets are £40 each." "Well, that settles that then - I can't afford that much." “入场券每张40英镑。”“好吧,那就算了吧,我付不起那么多钱。” I'd like to get this matter settled once and for all (= reach a final decision on it). 我想把这件事了结了。 Accepting and agreeingAccepting and agreeing reluctantlyApproving and approval
[I or T] to arrange something 安排 The details of the contract have not yet been settled. 合同的细节问题仍然没有谈妥。 Our lawyer advised us that it would be better to settle out of court (= reach an agreement in a legal case without it being decided in a court of law). 我们的律师建议我们最好在庭外和解。 It took months to settle (= bring to an end) the dispute/strike. 用了好几个月的时间才解决这次争端/结束这次罢工。 My father and I have agreed finally to settle our differences (= stop arguing). 我和我父亲最终同意不再争论。 Planning, expecting and arrangingPlotting and trapping
(Definition of settle verb (AGREE) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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