settle an account

Also found in: Idioms.
See: quit, repay
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In fact, customers should beware of anyone calling from any company and asking for personal information, or asking them to pay a bill or settle an account.
BRIAN ELLISON has lost the battle to keep hold of seven of his two-year-olds after they were entered for the Doncaster sales in August to settle an account between the sales company and an owner, writes Laura King.
law firm to settle an account owing for services rendered of $40,000 (U.