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settle upon (something)

To come to a decision about something; to determine or agree upon something. (A more formal version of "settle on something.") Well, gentlemen, if we're settled upon the terms of the agreement, then let us sign the contract without any further ado. It took some time, but Sarah and I finally settled upon an appropriate price for the house.
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Then, as the years passed, darker and darker gloom settled upon his spirit.
Oh, yes, he knew all about it; and I was quickly informed that to her had been left the full control and management of the estate during her son's minority, besides the absolute, unconditional possession of her own fortune (but I knew that her father had not given her much), and the small additional sum that had been settled upon her before marriage.
Villa appear to have settled upon Butland after considering overseas options, with the 26-year-old's Premier League experience a decisive factor.
The Ritz-Carlton, Doha is settled upon its own private island, yet is only minutes away from shopping, cultural offerings, and dining options.
It was also directed that any further payments by Balochistan to militants shall subsequently be settled upon the request.
Frolicking from one city to the next, I finally settled upon the idyllic rolling hills of Pullman, Washington, to get my bachelor's degree in genetics and cell biology at Washington State University.
Fox-Cab settled upon McDonagh's return with points from inside forwards Hannah O'Neill and Amy Ring (free) only for Mourneabbey to respond with another avalanche of scores.
Quickly agreeing that participation is mainly what it's all about, we also settled upon recognising that being involved at any level is really important.
For the most part, fans have settled upon four characters who seem most likely to take the Throne, with Daenerys Targaryen (Emilia Clarke), Jon Snow/Aemon Targaryen (Kit Harington), Cersei Lannister (Lena Headey) or The Night King (Vladimir Furdik) seeming like the most likely ones to win the battle overall, though any character could theoretically take it.
That amount is expected to be fully and finally settled upon completion of the previously announced sale of a Post-Panamax container vessel, the m/v Hamburg, latest by July 31, 2018.
Elpidah Mwakamba, acting Chief Officer in charge of Water department, said the unpaid bills will be settled upon an agreement with the CWSB.
(1) The consideration will be settled upon closing by way of a primary share subscription in AAQSA.
According to that official, although the Champions Trophy had settled upon a successful, short format, it was about 'providing more opportunities in the format we are trying to use to expand the game.
(IFC) in PR Savings Bank.About 90 percent of the value of the transaction would be settled upon closing and the remaining 10 percent would be the retention amount.
Sources said last week that the mayoral element - which will pay for a range of functions including rewriting the Greater Manchester Spatial Framework, a new transport masterplan and the costs of running Mr Burnham's office - was likely to be around PS10 for a Band D property, but a figure of PS9 was eventually settled upon.