How Do You Spell SETTLEMENT?

Correct spelling for the English word "settlement" is [s_ˈɛ_t_əl_m_ə_n_t], [sˈɛtə͡lmənt], [sˈɛtə‍lmənt]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

Common Misspellings for SETTLEMENT

Below is the list of 75 misspellings for the word "settlement".

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Definition of SETTLEMENT

  1. Bestowal, or giving possession, under legal sanction; the act of giving or conferring anything in a formal and permanent manner.

Anagrams of SETTLEMENT

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  • settelment.

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Usage Examples for SETTLEMENT

  1. If we were required to express in the most general terms the distinction between English and French policy in the last two centuries, we might say that it consisted in this, that the glory of their arms abroad lay nearest to the heart of the French nation, and the legal settlement of their home affairs to that of the English. - "A History of England Principally in the Seventeenth Century, Volume I (of 6)" by Leopold von Ranke
  2. Then we can come back again, and hang about the settlement and take what we want. - "Colonel Thorndyke's Secret" by G. A. Henty