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synonyms for settle a score

  • pay back
  • repay
  • punish
  • reciprocate
  • recompense
  • requite
  • retaliate
  • square
  • avenge oneself
  • get even
  • make up for
  • pay one's dues
  • square things
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antonyms for settle a score

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  • refuse
  • earn
  • lose
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How to use settle a score in a sentence

The Seven-score and four on the six middle Bells, the treble leading, and the tenor lying behind every change, makes good Musick.
TINTINNALOGIA, OR, THE ART OF RINGINGRICHARD DUCKWORTH AND FABIAN STEDMAN
Now-a-days it is the bankrupt who flouts, and his too confiding creditors who are jeered and laughed at.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
Indeed, a score of bodies lying there had not been seen by Malcolm during his first frenzied examination of the house.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
He felt himself the meanest, vilest thing a-crawl upon this sinful earth, and she—dear God!
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
All that scientific bric-a-brac in the cupboard had far better be thrown away.
THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
The Indian turned his head, and spoke to some one behind; one after another a score of figures rose.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
Having accomplished his task within three months Datto Mandi withdrew with all his men, except two who wished to settle at Pardo.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN 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 IIAN HAMILTON
And we will also settle and assure the particular rights and interests of every planter and adventurer.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
In fact, one evening, his wife and children deserted him entirely and went to settle elsewhere, thinking it was all over with him.
THE JESUIT RELATIONS AND ALLIED DOCUMENTS, VOL. II: ACADIA, 1612-1614VARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO SETTLE A SCORE

  • avenge oneself
  • get even
  • make up for
  • pay back
  • pay one's dues
  • punish
  • reciprocate
  • recompense
  • repay
  • requite
  • retaliate
  • settle a score
  • square
  • square things
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