Still and Settle


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Still verb – To free from distress or disturbance.
Usage example: reading a book helps me to relax and still my mind before going to bed

Settle is a synonym for still in calm topic. In some cases you can use "Settle" instead a verb "Still", when it comes to topics like quieten.
Nearby Words: stillness, stilled, stilling
Synonyms for Still


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Settle verb – To free from distress or disturbance.
Usage example: a hot meal settled the children down

Still is a synonym for settle in calm topic. You can use "Still" instead a verb "Settle".
Nearby Words: settled, settlement, settling, settler, settlor
Synonyms for Settle

Common collocations

problem still problem settle problem
fate still fate settle fate
way still way settle way
times still times settle times
Other nouns: nerves.
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