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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A gradual sinking to a lower level.

Usage examples (37)
  • She carefully placed the phone back on its hook and then turned to Jesse, her expression settling into hard lines.
  • Every foreign player that comes into a league in Europe that's not their home league and there's what they call a settling in period,
  • There is no crime, my child, in settling down early.
  • In borrowing from "the poet" — in settling on this assertion for more
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