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Related to settle for: come in handy, so much for, take account of
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pay

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decide

move to

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  • move to
  • go to live in
  • take up residence in
  • live in
  • dwell in
  • inhabit
  • reside in
  • set up home in
  • put down roots in
  • make your home in

make comfortable

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settle down: put down roots

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settle down: quieten

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settle down to something

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settle for something

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settle in

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  • get used to something
  • adapt
  • accustom yourself
  • become acquainted
  • become acclimatized
  • familiarize yourself with something

settle on or upon something or someone

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Synonyms for settle

to put into correct or conclusive form

to place securely in a position or condition

to make or become calm

to fall or drift down to the bottom

to come to rest on the ground

to set right by giving what is due

to bring (something) into a state of agreement or accord

to bring about or come to an agreement concerning

to make up or cause to make up one's mind

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a long wooden bench with a back

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settle into a position, usually on a surface or ground

bring to an end

take up residence and become established

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go under, "The raft sank and its occupants drowned"

become settled or established and stable in one's residence or life style

become resolved, fixed, established, or quiet

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establish or develop as a residence

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come to rest

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arrange or fix in the desired order

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accept despite lack of complete satisfaction

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end a legal dispute by arriving at a settlement

become clear by the sinking of particles

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cause to become clear by forming a sediment (of liquids)

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sink down or precipitate

fix firmly

get one's revenge for a wrong or an injury

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form a community

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come as if by falling

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With the SWC breakup, the Cotton Bowl had to settle for second-place teams from the Pacific-10 and future Big 12.
Why settle for laminate countertops when you can get DuPont(TM) Corian(R) solid surfaces?