settlement

All Noun
105,978 examples (0.02 sec)
  • The parties reached an out of court settlement and the book was published.
  • Settlement evidence, especially from the early part of this era is however poor.
  • Although a short-lived settlement was established, it was abandoned within three years.
  • All parties in the American case eventually reached an out-of-court settlement.
  • The case never got to trial because the parties reached an out-of-court settlement.
  • Others believe that there was only a single, extended period of settlement.
  • It received status as an urban-type settlement in the following year.
  • Print media played a large role in the early history of the settlement.
  • Not much is yet known about pre-Roman settlement in the immediate area.
  • Any settlement reached generally must have the agreement of all parties.
  • He and his band lived in this area at the time of European-American settlement.
  • Fishing has been critical to the economy of this island nation since its settlement.
  • The table below has divided the settlements into their local authority district.
  • As large-scale settlement occurred to its north, south and west the region remained relatively wild.
  • There is also some evidence of small settlements in the rest of the country.
  • The land was later opened up to non-Native settlement.
  • It is also the largest settlement on the island.
  • The suit was resolved with an out-of-court settlement the following year.
  • The settlement produced peace in the area until the beginning of the Second World War.
  • Place names in the region point to pre-Roman settlement.
  • Next »

Words starting with settlement

Meaning of settlement

  • noun A conclusive resolution of a matter and disposition of it
  • 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
  • noun An area where a group of families live together