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He has always been a rover, often tried to settle down but could not.

Why can't you settle down here in the shop with your Uncle William?

Now that he had found Eleanor again, he was able to settle down to work.

You want me to come back to it, settle down to be a farmer—like father?

But we'll have each other; and when we've—you've—had enough of it, I'll be ready to settle down.

The ship did not pay off, and appeared to settle down more into the water.

Notwithstanding the kindness which I received at the mill, I could not settle down.

All that he had to do was to find an unoccupied table and settle down to work.

I was one who could never be still, nor settle down to a quiet existence.

I can imagine that with regular work we should settle down again.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.