Translation of settle in French:


Pronunciation: /ˈsetl/


  • 4 fixer [arrangements, price]
  • 5to settle one's affairs mettre de l'ordre dans ses affaires


  • 1 [dust] se déposer; [bird, insect] se poser
  • 2 (in new home) s'installer
  • 3 [contents, ground] se tasser
  • 4 [weather] se mettre au beau fixe
  • 5 [Law] régler to settle out of court parvenir à un règlement à l'amiable

Phrasal verbs

settle down

(get comfortable) s'installer (on sur dans) (in dans) 1.1 (calm down) [person] se calmer 1.2 (marry) se ranger

settle for

settle for sth se contenter de qch

settle in

(move in) s'installer 1.1 (become acclimatized) s'adapter

settle up

(pay) payer

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