settled

  • 1 settled — settled; un·settled; …

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  • 2 settled — index absolute (conclusive), agreed (harmonized), categorical, certain (fixed), certain (posi …

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  • 3 settled — [[t]se̱t(ə)ld[/t]] 1) ADJ GRADED: usu ADJ n If you have a settled way of life, you stay in one place, in one job, or with one person, rather than moving around or changing. He decided to lead a more settled life with his partner... His house was… …

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  • 4 Settled — Settle Set tle, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Settled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Settling}.] [OE. setlen, AS. setlan. [root]154. See {Settle}, n. In senses 7, 8, and 9 perhaps confused with OE. sahtlen to reconcile, AS. sahtlian, fr. saht reconciliation, sacon to …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 settled — adjective 1. established or decided beyond dispute or doubt (Freq. 2) with details of the wedding settled she could now sleep at night • Ant: ↑unsettled • Similar to: ↑accomplished, ↑effected, ↑established, ↑ …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 6 settled — set|tled [ˈsetld] adj 1.) remaining the same, and not likely to change ▪ She was tired of moving around and longed for a more settled existence. 2.) if you feel settled, you feel comfortable about your life, your job etc, because you have been… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 7 settled — set|tled [ setld ] adjective 1. ) never before noun no longer worried or nervous because you are in a more familiar or permanent situation: I need to feel more settled before making that decision. 2. ) if something is settled, people have made a… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 8 settled — UK [ˈset(ə)ld] / US adjective 1) [never before noun] no longer worried or nervous because you are in a more familiar or permanent situation I need to feel more settled before making that decision. 2) if something is settled, people have made a… …

    English dictionary

  • 9 settled — adjective 1 unlikely to change; fixed: They lead a settled life. | The community has firm and settled ideas on this question. 2 feel/be settled to feel comfortable about living or working in a particular place: I d work better if I felt more… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 10 settled — adj. VERBS ▪ be, feel, seem ▪ get ADVERB ▪ fairly, very, etc …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 11 settled — Synonyms and related words: SOL, acquitted, agreed, all bets off, all off, all over, all up, all up with, anchored, arranged, ascertained, assigned, assured, at an end, attested, authenticated, beat, beaten, bent, bested, borne out, canceled,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 12 settled — adj. to get settled * * * [ setld] to get settled …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 13 settled — adjective Comfortable and at ease, especially after a period of change or unrest. It took me a while to feel settled after I moved to this big city …

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  • 14 settled —    Irish    unlikely ever to many    A use in a community where remoteness, differences in religion, and tribalism often combined to limit the catchment area, especially for a bride:     Being generally regarded as settled in the expressive Irish …

    How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms

  • 15 settled — [ˈset(ə)ld] adj 1) happy and relaxed because you are in a familiar or permanent situation 2) if you have a settled way of life, you stay permanently in one place or job or with one person 3) not changing or likely to change …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 16 settled — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. decided, resolved, ended; see determined 1 . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Firmly established by long standing: confirmed, deep rooted, deep seated, entrenched, hard shell, ineradicable, ingrained, inveterate,… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 17 settled — set·tled || setld adj. populated, inhabited, colonized; arranged, resolved; paid in full (of a debt or bill) set·tle || setl n. bench with arm rests and a high back (usually made of wood) v. arrange; resolve, clear up; put in order; determine;… …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 18 settled — a. 1. Fixed, established, stable. 2. Deep rooted, unchanging, steady, decided, firmly seated. 3. Arranged, adjusted. 4. Quiet, orderly, methodical. 5. Established, ordinary, common, wonted, usual, customary, every day …

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  • 19 settled — /ˈsɛtəld/ (say setuhld) adjective 1. established; fixed. 2. (of land) peopled with settlers. {settl(e)1 + ed2} …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 20 settled —   Kau, nā, holo, akaku u. See settle …

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