Meaning of DECISION in English



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


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

A ~ was taken to discipline Marshall...

I don’t want to make the wrong ~ 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 ~ cannot be delayed...



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

He is very much a man of ~ and action.

= decisiveness


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