Translation of "settle" - English-Japanese dictionary


verb uk /ˈset·l/ us /ˈset̬·əl/ present participle settling, past tense and past participle settled

If you settle an argument, you stop the problem and stop arguing.

(口論などを)収拾する, 和解する

to start living somewhere that you are going to live for a long time

(生活が)落ち着く, 定住する
Finally he settled in Vienna.

to decide or arrange something

~を決定する, 手配する
Right, that’s settled. We’re going to Spain.

to relax into a comfortable position

くつろいだ体勢になる, ゆったりと座る
She settled herself into the chair.
settle a bill

to pay the money that you owe

I’ve got some bills to settle.
settle a check/bill

to pay the money that you owe

I’ll settle the dinner check – you get our coats.

(Translation of “settle” from the Cambridge English–Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)