[ adjective ] established or decided beyond dispute or doubt
"with details of the wedding settled she could now sleep at night"
Used in print(Frieda Arkin, "The Light of the Sea," in The...)
Mark easily looked years older than himself , settled , his world comfortably categorized .
[ adjective ] inhabited by colonists
Used in print(Edward P. Lawton, "Northern Liberals and Southern...)
The long settled areas of states like Virginia and South_Carolina developed the ante-bellum culture to its richest flowering , and there the memory is more precious , and the consciousness of loss the greater .
[ adjective ] not changeable
"a period of settled weather"