settle on

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settle on

  1. (idiomatic) To make a decision or selection; to decide.
    He looked at all the colors for a long time before finally settling on a sage green.
  2. To confer upon by permanent grant; to assure to.
    • Addison
      I [] have settled upon him a good annuity.