Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Settlement"

The meaning of "Settlement" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does There was no settlement mean?
A: 2 possibilities:

1. It means that the argument or dispute was not resolved. Settlement = an agreement
2. Until now, there is no one living there. Settlement = a place (where no one lived before) where people come in and set up a community
Q: What does settlement mean?
A: That means a formal agreement or decision that ends an argument or dispute / can also mean an amount of money that someone receives as part of such an agreement / the act or process of settling an argument or disagreement / the act of paying back money that is owed.

-I got the house in the divorce settlement.
-The parties have not been able to reach a settlement in the case.
-We were hoping for a quick settlement of the dispute between the neighbors.
Q: What does lengthy settlement terms mean?
A: a settlement probably a contract with a lot of conditions
Q: What does "settlement" with examples mean?
A: The resultant of multiple electric fields acting on the same point is the sum of the strength of each field's applied force at that point


Q: What does civil settlement (U.S. auto safety regulators on Monday fined BMW $10 million, part of a $40 million civil settlement over the German automaker's safety lapses) mean?
A: In US law there is a distinction between civil and criminal law. Civil legal cases generally involve paying damages to make up for the harm that somebody caused.

Criminal cases generally involve the risk of imprisonment and other punishment for breaking the law.

Example sentences using "Settlement"

Q: Please show me example sentences with settle for, settle in, settle down and settlement
... and the main difference between them ty.
A: settle for = an agreement, a limit, cooperate with
settle in = get comfortable
settle down = be calmer, less rowdy. or mature
settlement = a contractual agreement involving money or property you may be entitled to. or a small colony

After spending more than expected on car repairs this year, I had to settle for a less expensive vacation.

We will finally get a chance to settle in to our new home once we are finished unpacking.

The mom told her kids to settle down because it was their bed time.

After the drug was found to cause cancer in its users, there were many legal settlements that were made with the individuals and families who suffered after taking the drug.
Q: Please show me example sentences with settlement.
A: There is a small settlement on the edge of the wilderness.

His court settlement won him a lot of money.

We built a settlement right next to the border.

The American Old West was full of small settlements.
Q: Please show me example sentences with settlement.
A: After a lengthy discussion, both parties agreed to reach a settlement over the dispute.

Commonwealth countries are former British settlement/ colonies.

Synonyms of "Settlement" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between settlement and migration ?
A: Migration is the movement from one place to another, while settlement is where whoever is migrating ends up (the destination)
Q: What is the difference between settlement and statement and is it monthly settlement or statement? because statement is often used for terms like income statement and so on ?
A: It depends on what you are talking about. A monthly settlement could be something like paying alimony every month. A monthly statement could be a monthly bank statement.

A settlement is usually a formal agreement or resolution, but could also mean a human settlement (a colony on Mars or uninhabited land). It has more specific legal meanings. A statement is just a clear expression of something in writing or speech, but can mean a statement of your bank balance.
Q: What is the difference between gross settlement and net settlement ?
A: Gross settlement is the amount of the settlement before any expenses. So if you got a legal settlement for $100 dollars in the US, you would have to pay 33% to your attorney, so you would get $67 dollars net. $67 is your net settlement. Net means less expenses. In the USA we have income tax. If my gross pay is $1,000 a month, the government takes 34% in taxes so I get $660 net pay after the tax is taken out.

Translations of "Settlement"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? "We would appreciate if you could get the settlement agreement from him no later than 31 August 2020." question : Is this sentence correct?
A: "We would appreciate if you could get the settlement agreement from him no later than 31 August 2020." Does not need any fixing it is very good

Other questions about "Settlement"

Q: The settlement was closely connected to the opening of new timber territory .

What is new timber territory??
A: A “Timber territory” is a section of land where trees are grown.
Q: She is arriving in the settlement. She didn’t have a specific idea about how the living condition in the settlement could be. does this sound natural?
A: Past tense:
She was new in the settlement. She didn't have an idea about how the living conditions in the settlement were.
Present tense:
She is new in the settlement. She doesn't have an idea about how the living conditions are in the settlement.
Q: final settlement will be decided in this year does this sound natural?
A:

 "in" is not usually used to refer to the current year.

‎Final settlement will be decided this year.
⇉sounds better to me.
Q: Can we do settlement directly with you(the supplier)?
In fact, we paid to the forwarder A in China in CNY last time, not the forwarder B in your country. It is the China forwarder contact with this forwarder B.
It's difficult for us to do settlement with the forwarder B as it has so many process to do to sign them as a vendor in our system.
So, can you contract both goods and shipment and make all the charge in only one invoice? does this sound natural?
A: Can we do a settlement directly with you?

In fact, we paid forwarder A in China in CNY last time, not forwarder B in your country. It is the Chinese forwarder that contacted forwarder B.

It is difficult for us to do a settlement with forwarder B as they are so many processes to sign them as a vendor in our system.

Can you (contract) contact? both the goods and shipment and make all the charges to one invoice
Q: We ..... to inform you that settlement of your account is three months overdue.
a)apologize b) are displeased c)dislike d)regret
A: We regret to inform you that settlement of your account is three months overdue.
d) regret

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