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Synonyms for decide
dɪˈsaɪd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. decide, make up one's mind, determine(verb)

    reach, make, or come to a decision about something

    "We finally decided after lengthy deliberations"

    Synonyms:
    influence, square off, ascertain, adjudicate, see, set, watch, square up, settle, learn, determine, define, mold, resolve, specify, make up one's mind, fix, find out, check, find, regulate, shape, limit

  2. decide, settle, resolve, adjudicate(verb)

    bring to an end; settle conclusively

    "The case was decided"; "The judge decided the case in favor of the plaintiff"; "The father adjudicated when the sons were quarreling over their inheritance"

    Synonyms:
    settle, judge, descend, make up, patch up, nail down, sink, settle down, go down, square off, answer, solve, subside, root, determine, purpose, steady down, go under, conclude, reconcile, fall, finalise, ensconce, dissolve, get back, adjudicate, conciliate, make up one's mind, square up, resolve, locate, break up, try, finalize, take root

  3. decide(verb)

    cause to decide

    "This new development finally decided me!"

    Synonyms:
    make up one's mind, resolve, determine, settle, adjudicate

  4. decide(verb)

    influence or determine

    "The vote in New Hampshire often decides the outcome of the Presidential election"

    Synonyms:
    make up one's mind, resolve, determine, settle, adjudicate

Wiktionary

  1. decide(verb)

    Synonyms:
    pick, make up ones mind, determine, choose

  2. decide(verb)

    To resolve (a contest, problem, dispute, etc.); to choose, determine, or settle.

    Synonyms:
    pick, determine, choose, make up ones mind

  3. decide(verb)

    To make a judgment, especially after deliberation.

    Synonyms:
    make up ones mind, pick, determine, choose

  4. decide(verb)

    To cause someone to come to a decision.

    Synonyms:
    pick, choose, determine, make up ones mind

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. decide(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    settle, conclude, terminate, end

  2. decide(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    determine, conclude, come to a conclusion, give a decision

How to pronounce decide?

Alex
Alex
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Daniel
Daniel
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Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

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