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Another word for settle

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Verb
  1. To put into correct or conclusive form

      1. To correct or set right; adjust:
      2. To restore to proper condition or working order; repair:
      3. To make ready for a specific purpose, as by altering or combining elements; prepare:
      1. To get rid of.
      2. To transfer to another's control.
      3. To deal with conclusively with a threat or a difficult situation.
      1. To bring to an end; close:
      2. To bring about (a final agreement or settlement):
      3. To arrive at (a conclusion, judgment, or opinion) by the process of reasoning:
      1. To put into a specific order or relation; dispose:
      2. To plan or prepare for:
      3. To bring about or come to an agreement concerning; settle:
    See also:

    do

  2. To place securely in a position or condition

      1. Something, such as a chair or bench, that may be sat on:
      2. The part on which one rests in sitting:
      3. A place in which one may sit:
      1. To connect or set in position and prepare for use:
      2. To induct into an office, rank, or position:
      3. To settle in an indicated place or condition; establish:
      1. To correct or set right; adjust:
      2. To restore to proper condition or working order; repair:
      3. To make ready for a specific purpose, as by altering or combining elements; prepare:
      1. To cause (an institution, for example) to come into existence or begin operating; found; set up.
      2. To bring about; generate or effect:
      3. To place or settle in a secure position or condition:
      1. To settle (oneself) securely or comfortably:
      2. To place or conceal in a secure place.
    See also:

    put in

  3. To make or become calm

      1. To make tranquil; pacify:
      2. To sedate or relieve of anxiety or tension by the administration of a drug.
      3. To become tranquil; relax.
      1. Not moving or in motion:
      2. Free from disturbance, agitation, or commotion:
      3. Of or relating to a single or static photograph as opposed to a movie.
      1. Making or characterized by little or no noise:
      2. Free of turmoil and agitation; calm:
      3. Providing or allowing relaxation; restful; soothing:
      1. To cause to sleep or rest; soothe or calm:
      2. To deceive into trustfulness:
      3. To become calm:
      1. Nearly or completely motionless; undisturbed:
      2. Not excited or agitated; composed:
      3. An absence or cessation of motion; stillness.
      1. To render motionless for lack of wind:
      2. To make calm or still; soothe.
      1. A chiefly Mediterranean perennial herb (Melissa officinalis) in the mint family, grown for its lemon-scented foliage, which is used as a seasoning or for tea.
      2. Any of several related plants in the mint family, such as the bee balm and the horse balm.
      3. Any of various aromatic resins exuded from several trees and shrubs, especially the balm of Gilead (Commiphora) and related plants in the family Burseraceae.
      1. To calm or pacify (an emotion); set to rest:
      2. To reduce the intensity of; lessen or relieve:
    See also:

    calm

  4. To fall or drift down to the bottom

      1. To go below the surface of water or another liquid:
      2. To descend to the bottom of a body of water or other liquid:
      3. To fall or drop to a lower level, especially to go down slowly or in stages:
      1. To move in response to the force of gravity.
      2. To move downward.
      3. To be attracted by or as if by an irresistible force:
    See also:

    rise

  5. To come to rest on the ground

    See also:

    move

  6. To set right by giving what is due

      1. A plane figure having four equal sides.
      2. Something having an equal-sided rectangular form:
      3. A T-shaped or L-shaped instrument for drawing or testing right angles.
      1. To fulfill the need, desire, or expectation of:
      2. To fulfill (a need or desire):
      3. To free from doubt or question; convince:
      1. To give money to in return for goods or services rendered:
      2. To give (money) in exchange for goods or services:
      3. To discharge or settle (a debt or obligation):
      1. To pay off (a debt, claim, or obligation); settle.
      2. To settle the affairs of (a business firm, for example) by determining the liabilities and applying the assets to their discharge.
      3. To convert (assets) into cash.
      1. To release, as from confinement, care, or duty:
      2. To let go; empty out:
      3. To pour forth; emit:
      1. Free from clouds, mist, or haze:
      2. Not obscured or darkened; bright:
      3. Easily seen through; transparent:
    See also:

    pay

  7. To bring (something) into a state of agreement or accord

    See also:

    agree

  8. To bring about or come to an agreement concerning

      1. To put in a specified position or arrangement; place:
      2. To put into a specified state:
      3. To cause to begin an action:
      1. To confer with another or others in order to come to terms or reach an agreement:
      2. To arrange or settle by discussion and mutual agreement:
      3. To transfer (an instrument, such as a promissory note) to another party by means of endorsement.
      1. To correct or set right; adjust:
      2. To restore to proper condition or working order; repair:
      3. To make ready for a specific purpose, as by altering or combining elements; prepare:
      1. To bring to an end; close:
      2. To bring about (a final agreement or settlement):
      3. To arrive at (a conclusion, judgment, or opinion) by the process of reasoning:
      1. To put into a specific order or relation; dispose:
      2. To plan or prepare for:
      3. To bring about or come to an agreement concerning; settle:
    See also:

    agree

  9. To make up or cause to make up one's mind

      1. To make a firm decision about:
      2. To decide or express by formal vote:
      3. To cause (a person) to reach a decision:
      1. To establish or ascertain definitely, as after consideration, investigation, or calculation:
      2. To give direction to by making decisions; devise or control:
      3. To decide or settle (a dispute, for example) conclusively and authoritatively.
      1. To reach a conclusion or form a judgment or opinion about (something) by reasoning or consideration:
      2. To cause to make or reach a decision:
      3. To settle conclusively all contention or uncertainty about:
      1. To bring to an end; close:
      2. To bring about (a final agreement or settlement):
      3. To arrive at (a conclusion, judgment, or opinion) by the process of reasoning:
    See also:

    decide

Another word for settle

Verb
  1. To decide

      1. To bring to an end; close:
      2. To bring about (a final agreement or settlement):
      3. To arrive at (a conclusion, judgment, or opinion) by the process of reasoning:
      1. To make a firm decision about:
      2. To decide or express by formal vote:
      3. To cause (a person) to reach a decision:
      1. To reach a conclusion or form a judgment or opinion about (something) by reasoning or consideration:
      2. To cause to make or reach a decision:
      3. To settle conclusively all contention or uncertainty about:
    See also:

    decide

  2. To prove

    See also:

    prove

  3. To finish

    See also:

    achieve

  4. To sink

      1. To drop or come down freely under the influence of gravity:
      2. To drop oneself to a lower or less erect position:
      3. To lose an upright or erect position suddenly:
      1. To express polite refusal:
      2. To slope downward; descend:
      3. To bend downward; droop:
      1. To move from a higher to a lower place; come or go down.
      2. To slope, extend, or incline downward:
      3. To be related by genetic descent from an individual or individuals in a previous generation:
    See also:

    sink

  5. To cause to sink

  6. To quiet

      1. To ease the anger or agitation of (a person or the mind, for example).
      2. To calm or soothe (a feeling, such as anger).
      3. To end war, fighting, or violence in (a region or country), especially by military force.
      1. To make up the constituent parts of; constitute or form:
      2. To make or create by putting together parts or elements.
      3. To create or produce (a literary or musical piece).
      1. Nearly or completely motionless; undisturbed:
      2. Not excited or agitated; composed:
      3. An absence or cessation of motion; stillness.
    See also:

    quiet

  7. To establish residence

    See also:

    dwell

  8. To take up sedentary life; often used with ""down''

  9. To satisfy a claim