Идиомы на букву S
settle (someone's) affairs
уладить свои или чьи-либо делаBefore leaving for a holiday I had to settle my affairs at work.
settle (something) out of court
уладить что-либо во внесудебном порядкеThere was some controversy between the company and the union, but it was finally settled out of court.
settle a score with (someone)
отомстить, отплатить кому-либо той же монетойIt's no use trying to settle a score with Mike for something that happened a few years ago.
обживаться, обосновыватьсяMike had been moving from town to town for years, and finally he settled down in Springfield.
settle for (something)
довольствоваться меньшим, чем хотелось быI changed my job and for a while I had to settle for less than I had been paid before.
settle on (something)
решиться на что-либоThey settled on the trip to Japan.
settle up with (someone)
отдать долг кому-либо, выплатитьSally paid for the train tickets and I settled up with her afterwards.