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We found 56 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word settlement:
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General dictionaries General (30 matching dictionaries)
  1. settlement: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. settlement: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. settlement: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. settlement: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. settlement: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. settlement: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Settlement, settlement: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. settlement: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. settlement: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. settlement: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. settlement: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. settlement: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. settlement: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. settlement: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. Settlement, settlement: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. settlement: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Settlement (Croatia), Settlement (disambiguation), Settlement (finance), Settlement (law), Settlement (litigation), Settlement (structural), Settlement (trust), Settlement, The Settlement (BVI), The Settlement: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. Settlement: 1911 edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica [home, info]
  19. settlement: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  20. settlement: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  21. settlement: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  22. settlement: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  23. settlement: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  24. Settlement: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  25. settlement: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  26. settlement: Rhymezone [home, info]
  27. Settlement: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  28. settlement: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (18 matching dictionaries)
  1. Settlement: MoneyGlossary.com [home, info]
  2. settlement: Webster's New World Finance & Investment Dictionary [home, info]
  3. settlement: Webster's New World Law Dictionary [home, info]
  4. Settlement: Bloomberg Financial Glossary [home, info]
  5. Settlement: Futures and Options Market Terminology [home, info]
  6. settlement: Finance-Glossary.com [home, info]
  7. SETTLEMENT: Bouvier's Law Dictionary 1856 Edition [home, info]
  8. Settlement: INSOLVENCY [home, info]
  9. Settlement: Securities Terminology [home, info]
  10. Settlement (disambiguation), Settlement (litigation), settlement: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  11. Settlement (disambiguation), settlement: Financial dictionary [home, info]
  12. settlement: BusinessDictionary.com [home, info]
  13. settlement: Law.com Dictionary [home, info]
  14. settlement: Everybody's Legal Dictionary [home, info]
  15. settlement: INVESTORWORDS [home, info]
  16. Settlement: THE 'LECTRIC LAW LIBRARY'S REFERENCE ROOM [home, info]
  17. settlement: Glossary of Legal Terms [home, info]
  18. Settlement: bizterms.net [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Settlement (disambiguation), settlement: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. settlement: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. Settlement (disambiguation), Settlement (litigation), settlement: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (1 matching dictionary)
  1. settlement: Archaeology Wordsmith [home, info]

Sports dictionaries Sports (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Settlement: Backgammon [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. Settlement: Building pathology glossary [home, info]
  2. SETTLEMENT: Energy Terms [home, info]
  3. Settlement: Construction Glossary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (settlement)

noun:  something settled or resolved; the outcome of decision making ("The finally reached a settlement with the union")
noun:  a conclusive resolution of a matter and disposition of it
noun:  an area where a group of families live together
noun:  termination of a business operation by using its assets to discharge its liabilities
noun:  a body of people who settle far from home but maintain ties with their homeland; inhabitants remain nationals of their home state but are not literally under the home state's system of government
noun:  the act of colonizing; the establishment of colonies
noun:  a community of people smaller than a town

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Phrases that include settlement:   out-of-court settlement, property settlement, continuous net settlement, viaticus settlement, skip-day settlement, more...

Words similar to settlement:   colonisation, colonization, colony, liquidation, resolution, village, mise, small town, more...

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