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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Picking an option finally and completely. Also: showing firmness.

Usage examples (37)
  • It's better to be boldly decisive and risk being wrong than to agonize at length and be right too late.
  • Cast the decisive vote
  • An able an decisive young woman
  • Had a decisive lead in the polls for more
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