Also, settle upon.
Decide something, as in They finally settled on Bermuda for their vacation. [Second half of 1700s]
Give property or a title to someone, as in She settled an annuity on her husband. [Mid-1600s]
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How to use settle on in a sentence
Just the hard-on before you shoot unarmed members of the public.'Babylon' Review: The Dumb Lives of Trigger-Happy Cops|Melissa Leon|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Three on-the-record stories from a family: a mother and her daughters who came from Phoenix.I Tried to Warn You About Sleazy Billionaire Jeffrey Epstein in 2003|Vicky Ward|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
You just travel light with carry-on luggage, go to cities that you love, and get to hang out with all your friends.
It was a brick wall that we turned into the on-ramp of a highway.
Could the (thus far) timid trembling give way to a full-on, grand mal seizure?26 Earthquakes Later, Fracking’s Smoking Gun Is in Texas|James Joiner|January 7, 2015|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