Synonyms and Antonyms for settlement

1. settlement (n.)

a body of people who settle far from home but maintain ties with their homeland; inhabitants remain nationals of their home state but are not literally under the home state's system of government

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2. settlement (n.)

a conclusive resolution of a matter and disposition of it

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3. settlement (n.)

the act of colonizing; the establishment of colonies

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4. settlement (n.)

a community of people smaller than a town

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5. settlement (n.)

something settled or resolved; the outcome of decision making

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6. settlement (n.)

termination of a business operation by using its assets to discharge its liabilities

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7. settlement (n.)

an area where a group of families live together

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