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.