Place and Settle


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Place verb – To arrange something in a certain spot or position.
Usage example: he carefully placed the flowers in a vase

Settle is a synonym for place in lay topic. In some cases you can use "Settle" instead the word "Place" as a verb or a noun, when it comes to topics like locate, put down.
Nearby Words: placed, placement, placing, placer, placet
Synonyms for Place


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Settle verb – Settle into a position, usually on a surface or ground.
Usage example: dust settled on the roofs

Place is a synonym for settle in position topic. Sometimes you can use "Place" instead the word "Settle" as a verb or a noun, if it concerns topics such as fall.
Nearby Words: settled, settlement, settling, settler, settlor
Synonyms for Settle

Common collocations

people place people settle people
way place way settle way
world place world settle world
bet place bet settle bet
Other nouns: times.

Both words in one sentence

  • Anime / Valvrave the Liberator When "weightless" characters drift over to a surface and place their feet upon it, their hair and clothes settle as if they had just landed from free fall.
  • Comic Book / Lucky Luke Soon they have found a nice peaceful place where they want to settle for the night — all except for Averell, who feels uneasy about the place and wants to leave.
  • Light Novel / The Devil Is a Part-Timer! Satan and two of his generals, rather than rampaging and trying to Take Over the World on arriving on Earth, instead settle down and find a cheap place to live.
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