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Synonyms for decide
dɪˈsaɪd

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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

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

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

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. decide(v)

    Synonyms:
    determine, settle, conclude, resolve

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  1. Chris Christie:

    Listen, you come in, decide you want to be aggressive and I think that was the right thing to be aggressive, but that was too hot, and so I think that what happens is, with all that heat... you lose the light. That potentially can be fixed. Maybe, maybe not.

  2. Jon Kyl:

    I have family needs, as well, and so, we'll decide what to do at that point, i'll talk to the governor.

  3. Prime Minister Boiko Borisov:

    If we find where to sell it, together with the Russian party, and recoup the funds we would pay, that would be the best solution, every other option is way more complicated... To decide now to build a Russian reactor when Russia is under sanctions. You can imagine what access every engineer or mechanic who comes here would have and what additional problems Bulgaria would face.

  4. Nils Usakovs:

    If the Russians decide they are not transiting the coal through Riga, most Latvian and European money is wasted.

  5. Chris Christie:

    If the elites in Washington who make backroom deals decide who the president's going to be, then he's definitely the frontrunner.

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