Hindi translation of settle
settlePowered by COBUILD /ˈsetəl ˈसेटल्/
Word forms: settles, settling, settled
Definitions and Translations
1. transitive verb
If two people settle an argument or problem, or if someone or something settles it, they solve it by making a decision about who is right or about what to do.
⇒ They are both looking for ways to settle their differences.
2. transitive verb
If you settle a bill or debt, you pay the amount that you owe.
3. transitive verb
If something is settled, it has all been decided and arranged.
तय हो जाना
⇒ That's settled then. We'll leave tonight.
4. intransitive verb
When people settle in a place, they start living there permanently.
⇒ He visited Paris and eventually settled there.
5. transitive or intransitive verb
If you settle yourself somewhere or settle somewhere, you sit down or make yourself comfortable.
आराम से बिठा लेना/आराम से बैठा होना
⇒ He settled into a chair. ⇒ Molly settled herself on a bench.
6. intransitive verb
If something settles, it sinks slowly and becomes still.
⇒ Dust had settled on the furniture.
7. when the dust settles → see dust
8. to settle a score → see score
When someone settles down, they start living a quiet life in one place, especially when they get married or buy a house.
If a situation or a person that has been going through a lot of problems or changes settles down, they become calm.
⇒ We had a few problems, but things have settled down now.
If you settle down to do something, or if you settle down to something, you prepare to do it and concentrate on it.
⇒ Daniel settled down to work.
If you settle for something, you choose or accept it, especially when it is not what you really want but there is nothing else available.
⇒ The team will have to settle for third or fourth place.
If you settle into a new place, job, or routine, or settle in, you become used to it.
सामंजस्य स्थापित कर लेना
⇒ I'm sure they will settle in very quickly.
If you settle on a particular thing, you choose it after considering other possible choices.
When you settle up, you pay a bill or a debt.
Copyright © 2014 by HarperCollins Publishers. All rights reserved.
Example Sentences Including 'settle'
To all but Sam he pretended he was going to settle down there permanently.THE LORD OF THE RINGS (2004)
I tried to recall an incident, some defining moment but I couldn't settle on anything.BETTER THAN THIS (2002)
Ultimately, she didn't know where she was destined to settle.CHAMELEON (2002)
Trends of 'settle'
View usage over:
'settle' in Other Languages
- Arabic: يَحِلُّ
- Brazilian Portuguese: resolver
- Chinese: 解决
- Croatian: izgladiti
- Czech: urovnat urovnávatspor, hádku
- Danish: ordne
- Dutch: oplossen
- European Spanish: arreglar solucionar
- Finnish: hoitaa kuntoon
- French: régler
- German: regeln
- Greek: διευθετώ
- Italian: risolvere
- Japanese: 解決する
- Korean: 정하다
- Norwegian: legge til rette
- Polish: osiąść osiadać
- Portuguese: resolver
- Romanian: soluționa
- Russian: урегулировать
- Spanish: arreglar establecer
- Swedish: klara upp
- Thai: แก้ปัญหา
- Turkish: yoluna koymak
- Ukrainian: вирішувати вирішити
- Vietnamese: giải quyết
Translation of settle from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary