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Synonyms for decision
dɪˈsɪʒ ən

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. decision

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

    Antonyms:
    irresoluteness, vagueness, indecision, uncertainty, unsettlement

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

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

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How to use decision in a sentence?

  1. Filmmaker Leslee Udwin:

    I was just so in awe of and respectful of NDTV's decision, very difficult decision for a broadcaster who has been told that broadcasting this film is now illegal, is somehow a shameful thing, to actually make that kind of statement ... was so admirable. I love NDTV. They are my heroes for doing this.

  2. Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu:

    This was a decision made on the basis of Turkish national security.

  3. Al Anstey:

    We put a good product on the air, with strong content from around the world that you can't see anywhere else. But ... being good isn't enough on its own in 2016. i know the closure of AJAM will be a massive disappointment for everyone here who has worked tirelessly for our long-term future. The decision that has been made is in no way because AJAM has done anything but a great job.

  4. Canal Administrator Ricaurte Vasquez:

    It's not an easy decision.

  5. Rommel Banlaoi:

    Supreme Court is probably worried politicians will use EDCA as an election issue, so Supreme Court made the decision now, if Supreme Court decides the agreement is constitutional, Supreme Court will be a big victory for President( Benigno) Aquino. Supreme Court cements the strong security alliance between the U.S. and the Philippines. U.S.-Philippine military ties are already robust. Philippine military officials say there has been an increase in U.S. exercises, training and ship and aircraft visits in the past year under Obama's.

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