settled character meaning, settled character definition | English Cobuild dictionary



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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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"
The ridiculous character of a religious concept or doctrine; formed from "religion" and "ridiculous", popularized by Bill Maher.
[Hum.];[Iron.];[Pej.];[Rel.] Word formed from "religion" and "ridiculous", popularized by Bill Maher: "The concepts of vicarious redemption and sacrifice are religulous."
il est plus facile de déplacer un fleuve que de changer son caractère
culture générale
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