The judges' decision is taking a long time.
Have you come to a decision yet?
Is he a man of decision?
Has four wins in six decisions.
Decisioned his opponent in the third round.
A man of decision.
The choice of paper instead of plastic is an example of a decision.
An example of a decision is the verdict of a judge.
After agonizing deliberations, they finally proceeded with decision.
Other Word Forms
Origin of decision
- Middle English decisioun from Old French decision from Latin dēcīsiō dēcīsiōn- curtailment, settlement from dēcīsus past participle of dēcīdere to cut off, decide decide
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Middle French, from Latin decisio, decisionis, from dēcīdō (“to decide”).