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Definition of 'decide'

Verb

  1. reach, make, or come to a decision about something; "We finally decided after lengthy deliberations"
       Synonyms: make up one's mind determine
  2. bring to an end; settle conclusively; "The case was decided"; "The judge decided the case in favor of the plaintiff"; "The father adjudicated when the sons were quarreling over their inheritance"
       Synonyms: settle resolve adjudicate
  3. cause to decide; "This new development finally decided me!"
  4. influence or determine; "The vote in New Hampshire often decides the outcome of the Presidential election"


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