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synonyms for settling

  • adjusting
  • atoning
  • balanced
  • balancing
  • compensatory
See also synonyms for: settlings
  • compelling
  • convincing
  • decisive
  • indisputable
  • irrefutable
  • irrevocable
  • precise
  • unambiguous
  • undeniable
  • unmistakable
  • absolute
  • all out
  • clear
  • cogent
  • deciding
  • demonstrative
  • determinant
  • determinative
  • flat out
  • incontrovertible
  • irrefragable
  • irrefrangible
  • litmus test
  • resolving
  • revealing
  • straight out
  • telling
  • ultimate
  • unanswerable
  • unarguable
  • unconditional
  • unquestionable
  • what you see is what you get
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How to use settling in a sentence

The moment of new life is not the time for the settling of old scores.
WILL HARRY AND MEGHAN MARKLE’S BABY DAUGHTER LEAD TO A ROYAL RECONCILIATION?TOM SYKESJUNE 6, 2021THE DAILY BEAST
In numerous cases examined by ProPublica, however, plaintiffs have had to go back to court to try to collect after either winning a case against a Justice company or settling.
THIS BILLIONAIRE GOVERNOR’S COMPANIES HAVE NOW REACHED $140 MILLION IN LAWSUIT SETTLEMENTS AND JUDGMENTS OVER UNPAID BILLSBY KEN WARD JR. AND ALEX MIERJESKISEPTEMBER 24, 2020PROPUBLICA
It is no good settling down in a world that, on its part, refuses to do anything of the sort.
THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
The board will appoint a settling agent who shall keep the necessary records and accounts.
READINGS IN MONEY AND BANKINGCHESTER ARTHUR PHILLIPS
On May 13, in a speech which charmed the House, Mr. Townshend opened his plan for settling the colonial question.
THE EVE OF THE REVOLUTIONCARL BECKER
"Stiff and cold," said Dorothy, her teeth chattering in her head, and a deeper pallor settling on her face.
THE WORLD BEFORE THEMSUSANNA MOODIE
From this description I have little hesitation in settling Cape Leveque to be the point he passed round.
NARRATIVE OF A SURVEY OF THE INTERTROPICAL AND WESTERN COASTS OF AUSTRALIA] [VOLUME 2 OF 2]PHILLIP PARKER KING
The violent gust passed on its way, the flying cloud of sand subsided, settling down on everything.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
(Picking up a book and settling himself comfortably in front of the fire) Tommy, if you can't find a book, sing or something.
FIRST PLAYSA. A. MILNE
But the very circumstances that facilitated the settling of the Spanish colonies were also likely to accelerate their liberation.
JOURNAL OF A VOYAGE TO BRAZILMARIA GRAHAM
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WORDS RELATED TO SETTLING

  • clearing
  • establishment
  • expanding
  • expansion
  • founding
  • immigration
  • migration
  • opening up
  • peopling
  • pioneering
  • populating
  • settlement
  • settling
  • squatting
  • transplanting
  • adjusting
  • atoning
  • balanced
  • balancing
  • compensatory
  • settling
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.