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Italian translation of settle

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.
risolvere (discussione)
to start living somewhere that you are going to live for a long time
stabilirsi, sistemarsi
Finally he settled in Vienna.
to decide or arrange something
decidere, stabilire
Right, that’s settled. We’re going to Spain.
to relax into a comfortable position
sistemarsi
She settled herself into the chair.
settle a bill to pay the money that you owe
saldare un conto
I’ve got some bills to settle.
settle a check/bill to pay the money that you owe
saldare un conto
I’ll settle the dinner check – you get our coats.
(Definition of settle from the Cambridge English-Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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