Settle down

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Definition

to settle down: to decide to live in a place for a long time, to become established in a place; to calm down, to be quiet
verb, idiom
Philip never wants to settle down and have children. He prefers to travel round the world meeting women in different places.

Settle down!: Calm down! Be quiet!
idiom
Settle down! We can't hear what she's saying!

Examples

  • "Let's just everyone settle down and talk like adults."
  • "Please settle down everyone."
  • "Bruno : Settle down, Connors."
  • "Icarus : Alright, everybody, settle down, there's no reason to panic, even though this is an emergency, there's no reason to panic!"
  • "Icarus : Alright everybody settle down, there's no reason to panic, even though this is an emergency, there's no reason to panic!"
  • "Please settle down everybody."
  • "Susie : Everyone settle down please."
  • "Let me just settle down for a little while and collect my thoughts."
  • "Bruno : Settle down, Horatio."
  • "Settle down, bro."

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