Meaning of DECISION in English

transcription, транскрипция: [ dɪsɪʒ(ə)n ]

( decisions)

Frequency: The word is one of the 700 most common words in English.


When you make a decision , you choose what should be done or which is the best of various possible actions.

A decision was taken to discipline Marshall...

I don’t want to make the wrong decision and regret it later...

N-COUNT : oft N to-inf , N on n / wh


Decision is the act of deciding something or the need to decide something.

The moment of decision cannot be delayed...



Decision is the ability to decide quickly and definitely what to do.

He is very much a man of decision and action.

= decisiveness


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