HyperDic: settled

English > 4 senses of the word settled:
ADJECTIVEallsettledestablished or decided beyond dispute or doubt
allsettledestablished in a desired position or place
allsettled, colonized, colonisedinhabited by colonists
allsettlednot changeable
settled > pronunciation
Soundsseh'tahld
Rhymesaddled ... wrinkled: 103 rhymes with ahld...
English > settled: 4 senses > adjective 1
MeaningEstablished or decided beyond dispute or doubt.
Example"with details of the wedding settled she could now sleep at night"
Narroweraccomplished, effected, establishedSettled securely and unconditionally
appointed, decreed, ordained, prescribedFixed or established especially by order or command
determined, dictated, setDetermined or decided upon as by an authority
deterministicAn inevitable consequence of antecedent sufficient causes
firmnot subject to revision or change
preconcertedpreviously arranged or agreed / agreed on
OppositeunsettledStill in doubt
Spanishestablecido
English > settled: 4 senses > adjective 2
MeaningEstablished in a desired position or place; not moving about.
Examples
  • "nomads...absorbed among the settled people"
  • "settled areas"
  • "I don't feel entirely settled here"
  • "the advent of settled civilization"
NarrowerbasedHaving a base of operations (often used as a combining form)
built-upPeopled with settlers
located, placed, set, situatedsituated in a particular spot or position
nonnomadicnot nomadic or wandering
relocated, resettledSettled in a new location
Oppositeunsettlednot settled or established
Spanishasentado, establecido
Catalanestablert, situat
English > settled: 4 senses > adjective 3
MeaningInhabited by colonists.
Synonymscolonized, colonised
BroaderinhabitedHaving inhabitants
Spanishcolonizado
English > settled: 4 senses > adjective 4
Meaningnot changeable.
Example"a period of settled weather"
Broadercalm(of weather) free from storm or wind
Spanishestable
Catalanestable

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