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settled

  
1       adj   If you have a settled way of life, you stay in one place, in one job, or with one person, rather than moving around or changing.  
usu ADJ n  
He decided to lead a more settled life with his partner...     
2       adj   A settled situation or system stays the same all the time.  
usu ADJ n  
There has been a period of settled weather.     
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exp.
expression used for warning that, although something seems to be over, settled, new events that could change the situation may occur
syn.: "it ain't over till it's over"

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