Settler definition

sĕtlər
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A person or thing that settles.
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One who settles in a new region, especially a region that has few occupants or that is occupied by people of a different ethnic or religious group.
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One who settles or decides something.
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A person who settles in a new country or colony.
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(UK) The person in a betting shop who calculates the winnings.
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Someone who settles in a new location, especially one who makes a previously uninhabited place his home.

The first settlers of New England.

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Someone who decides something, such as a dispute.
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A drink which settles the stomach, especially a bitter drink, often a nightcap.
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A vessel, such as a tub, in which something, such as pulverized ore suspended in a liquid, is allowed to settle.
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(colloquial) That which settles or finishes, such as a blow that decides a contest.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
settler
Plural:
settlers

Origin of settler