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Synonyms for settlement
ˈsɛt l mənt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. colony, settlement(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

    "the American colony in Paris"

    Synonyms:
    village, colonization, dependency, small town, resolution, liquidation, colonisation, closure, colony

  2. village, small town, settlement(noun)

    a community of people smaller than a town

    Synonyms:
    village, colonization, closure, small town, resolution, liquidation, colonisation, hamlet, colony

  3. settlement(noun)

    a conclusive resolution of a matter and disposition of it

    Synonyms:
    village, colonization, closure, colonisation, small town, resolution, liquidation, colony

  4. colonization, colonisation, settlement(noun)

    the act of colonizing; the establishment of colonies

    "the British colonization of America"

    Synonyms:
    village, colonization, closure, small town, resolution, liquidation, colonisation, colony

  5. settlement, resolution, closure(noun)

    something settled or resolved; the outcome of decision making

    "they finally reached a settlement with the union"; "they never did achieve a final resolution of their differences"; "he needed to grieve before he could achieve a sense of closure"

    Synonyms:
    colony, small town, block, firmness of purpose, liquidation, closedown, resolving power, stop, solving, answer, gag law, colonization, resoluteness, solution, solvent, cloture, resolve, stoppage, result, resolving, declaration, law of closure, closing, blockage, gag rule, shutdown, firmness, occlusion, village, resolution, colonisation, closure

  6. settlement(noun)

    an area where a group of families live together

    Synonyms:
    village, colonization, closure, colonisation, small town, resolution, liquidation, colony

  7. liquidation, settlement(noun)

    termination of a business operation by using its assets to discharge its liabilities

    Synonyms:
    village, colonization, closure, resolution, small town, extermination, liquidation, colonisation, elimination, colony

Wiktionary

  1. settlement(noun)

    A resolution of a dispute.

    Synonyms:
    arrangement

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. settlement

    Synonyms:
    subsidence, dregs, residuum, precipitation, colonization, location, colony

    Antonyms:
    excitement, perturbation, turbidity, fluctuation

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. settlement(n.)

    Synonyms:
    adjustment, arrangement

  2. settlement(n.)

    Synonyms:
    reconciliation, pacification

  3. settlement(n.)

    Synonyms:
    liquidation, payment, discharge

  4. settlement(n.)

    Synonyms:
    colonization

  5. settlement(n.)

    Synonyms:
    colony

  6. settlement(n.)

    Synonyms:
    [U. S.] ordination, installation

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Translations for settlement

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  • مستوطنة, مستعمرةArabic
  • assentamentCatalan, Valencian
  • osadaCzech
  • Kolonie, Siedlung, Vergleich, Niederlassung, Ansiedlung, Erledigung, Regelung, RegulierungGerman
  • μεταγραφή, εκκαθάριση, εκχώρηση, εξόφληση, διακανονισμός, τακτοποίηση, συμφωνία, καθίζηση, οικισμός, διευθέτηση, αποικισμόςGreek
  • loĝlokoEsperanto
  • acuerdo, poblado, asentamientoSpanish
  • règlement, arrangement, agglomération, solution, acte de propriété, colonieFrench
  • lonnaíochtIrish
  • התנחלותHebrew
  • településHungarian
  • insediamentoItalian
  • 解決, 植民地, 入植, 前哨地, 定住, 決済Japanese
  • ConlocationemLatin
  • penempatan, penyelesaianMalay
  • nederzettingDutch
  • zapisanie, uregulowanie, zasiedzenie, osiedle, spłacenie, osiadanie, osada, porozumienie, ugoda, rozliczeniePolish
  • assentamento, liquidação, povoaçãoPortuguese
  • колония, поселение, решение, урегулирование, удовлетворениеRussian
  • poravnavaSlovene
  • förlikning, koloniSwedish
  • తర్వాతTelugu
  • การตั้งถิ่นฐานThai
  • giải quyếtVietnamese

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