settle for

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WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2020:

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InglésEspañol
settle for [sth] vtr phrasal insepphrasal verb, transitive, inseparable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, not divisible--for example,"go with" [=combine nicely]: "Those red shoes don't go with my dress." NOT [S]"Those red shoes don't go my dress with."[/S] figurative (be content with)conformarse con v prnl + prep
 Don't settle for second best. I'd love a 54-inch TV, but I'll settle for a 32-inch one.
 No te conformes con el segundo puesto.
settle for [sth] vtr phrasal insepphrasal verb, transitive, inseparable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, not divisible--for example,"go with" [=combine nicely]: "Those red shoes don't go with my dress." NOT [S]"Those red shoes don't go my dress with."[/S] (accept as payment)dejar en vtr + prep
 I was hoping to make more by selling the couch on eBay, but I settled for $100.
 This sentence is not a translation of the original sentence. Costaban 115, pero como le compré tres me los dejó en 100.
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WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2020:

Compound Forms:
InglésEspañol
wait for the dust to settle,
let the dust settle
v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
figurative (wait for situation to calm down)dejar que las cosas decanten, dejar que las cosas se acomoden expr v
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