Words nearby settle for
How to use settle for in a sentence
Sands was involved in a scandalous-for-the-time romance with the carpenter and there were rumors she was pregnant with his child.New York’s Most Tragic Ghost Loves Minimalist Swedish Fashion|Nina Strochlic|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
There was no mistaking this for the gaudiness and gilt of made-for-TV awards shows.
Given the potential for a cyber tit-for-tat to escalate, Obama has even more incentive to find a diplomatic solution.
Twenty-five more for-profits are on well on their way to doing the same thing.
Will Christian pharmacists, county clerks, florists, and for-profit wedding chapels really withdraw from society, as you describe?Do LGBTs Owe Christians an Olive Branch? Try The Other Way Around|Jay Michaelson|December 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Having accomplished his task within three months Datto Mandi withdrew with all his men, except two who wished to settle at Pardo.The Philippine Islands|John Foreman
As night began to settle down over the land, the Queen Elizabeth seemed to feel the time had come to give full vent to her wrath.Gallipoli Diary, Volume I|Ian Hamilton
And we will also settle and assure the particular rights and interests of every planter and adventurer.
In fact, one evening, his wife and children deserted him entirely and went to settle elsewhere, thinking it was all over with him.
Many people when presented with the argument above, would settle it at once with the word "socialism."The Unsolved Riddle of Social Justice|Stephen Leacock
Other Idioms and Phrases with settle for
Accept or be satisfied with as a compromise, as in He really wanted a bigger raise but decided to settle for what they offered. [Mid-1900s]