Phrasal Verb 'Settle'

We have 5 phrasal verb definitions related to 'Settle'.

Settle down

Meaning: Start living a fixed and routine life

Example: After years of partying and drinking, she finally got married and SETTLED DOWN.

Settle for

Meaning: Accept whatever is available

Example: We were upset not to win and had to SETTLE FOR the second prize.

Settle in

Meaning: Get used to

Example: It took him a while to SETTLE IN when he moved to Japan.

Settle on

Meaning: Agree

Example: They couldn't agree at first on a name for their daughter, but finally SETTLED ON Alice.

Settle up

Meaning: Pay a debt

Example: Let's SETTLE UP for the dinner the other night.