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Synonyms for decision
dɪˈsɪʒ ən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. decision, determination, conclusion(noun)

    the act of making up your mind about something

    "the burden of decision was his"; "he drew his conclusions quickly"

    Synonyms:
    decisiveness, termination, determination, end, conclusion, finish, ending, ratiocination, close, finis, finale, stopping point, finding, closing, purpose, last

    Antonyms:
    indecisiveness, indecision

  2. decision, determination, conclusion(noun)

    a position or opinion or judgment reached after consideration

    "a decision unfavorable to the opposition"; "his conclusion took the evidence into account"; "satisfied with the panel's determination"

    Synonyms:
    decisiveness, termination, determination, end, conclusion, finish, ending, ratiocination, close, finis, finale, stopping point, finding, closing, purpose, last

    Antonyms:
    indecisiveness, indecision

  3. decision(noun)

    (boxing) a victory won on points when no knockout has occurred

    "had little trouble in taking a unanimous decision over his opponent"

    Synonyms:
    conclusion, decisiveness, determination

    Antonyms:
    indecision, indecisiveness

  4. decision(noun)

    the outcome of a game or contest

    "the team dropped three decisions in a row"

    Synonyms:
    conclusion, decisiveness, determination

    Antonyms:
    indecisiveness, indecision

  5. decisiveness, decision(noun)

    the trait of resoluteness as evidenced by firmness of character or purpose

    "a man of unusual decisiveness"

    Synonyms:
    conclusiveness, conclusion, decisiveness, finality, determination

    Antonyms:
    indecisiveness, indecision

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. decision

    Synonyms:
    determination, conclusion, sentence, judgment, resolution, firmness

    Antonyms:
    irresoluteness, vagueness, indecision, uncertainty, unsettlement

Editors Contribution

  1. faisala

    its a decision

    we decided to go to the mall

    Submitted by anonymous on June 18, 2020  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. decision(n.)

    Synonyms:
    conclusion, judgment, determination, settlement

  2. decision(n.)

    Synonyms:
    resolution, firmness

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. decision(n)

    Synonyms:
    determination, settlement, conclusion, verdict, inference, deduction, firmness, resolution, constancy, steadfastness

    Antonyms:
    indecision, irresolution, vacillation

How to pronounce decision?

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How to say decision in sign language?

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How to use decision in a sentence?

  1. John Rappaport:

    The court's decision in Timothy Tyrone Foster will impact how easy it is for prosecutors to get away with excluding prospective jurors on the basis of race.

  2. David Fassler:

    The use of solitary confinement can and should be eliminated through adequate staffing, appropriate training and access to comprehensive assessment and treatment services for mental health and substance use disorders, president Obama’s decision to end the use of solitary confinement for juveniles in the federal system sends a timely and important message.

  3. Mary Brooks:

    We could not definitively determine that he had given us a concrete signal that he was done, that was human error on our part. He could still be thinking, thinking, thinking. ... If youve got any doubt, youve got to make the right decision.

  4. Valeriy Chaliy:

    There is information that they (Chevron) are planning this decision.

  5. Frank McNulty:

    It is a double-edge decision.


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