French translation of 'settlement'
- (= payment)
règlement min settlement of our account
en règlement de notre compte
- (= sum paid) (to settle legal dispute)
dommages et intérêts mpl
⇒ the biggest libel settlement ever
les dommages et intérêts pour diffamation les plus importants jamais payés
- (= agreement)
accord ma peace settlement
un accord de paix
- (= resolution)
règlement ma peaceful settlement
un règlement pacifiquea political settlement
un règlement politiquea negotiated settlement
un règlement négocié
- (= place where people live)
- (= colony)
- (= small village)
⇒ The village is a settlement of just 50 houses.
Le village est un hameau de tout juste 50 maisons.
- (= colony)
- (= colonization)
Example Sentences Including 'settlement'
On the Iranian side of the river, a settlement of mud-coloured huts had established itself.Somewhere East of Life
From the way Otho was belting the ale back, Rhodry assumed that the settlement had turned out high.A Time of War
The first Mrs Haverley had died of a stroke after the divorce, but before the property settlement had been made final.Splitting
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Translation of settlement from the Collins English to French Dictionary