Definition of decide:
- To bring to a termination, as a question, controversy, struggle, by giving the victory to one side or party; to render judgment concerning; to determine; to settle.
- To cut off; to separate.
- To determine; to form a definite opinion; to come to a conclusion; to give decision; as, the court decided in favor of the defendant.
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- "The Husbands of Edith", George Barr McCutcheon.
- "The Camp Fire Girls Across the Seas", Margaret Vandercook.
And now we come just like two of your own children and put the whole matter entirely into your hands and leave you to decide, out of your own heart, exactly when and where we shall be married, and all about it.- "The Associate Hermits", Frank R. Stockton.