1. [ noun ] the act of making up your mind about something
Synonyms: conclusion determination

"the burden of decision was his" "he drew his conclusions quickly"

Related terms: choice move appointment finding call casting_lots resolution decide determine determine conclude
2. [ noun ] a position or opinion or judgment reached after consideration
Synonyms: conclusion determination

: "a decision unfavorable to the opposition" "his conclusion took the evidence into account" "satisfied with the panel's determination"

Related terms: judgment predeterminaation settle
3. [ noun ] (boxing) a victory won on points when no knockout has occurred

: "had little trouble in taking a unanimous decision over his opponent"

Related terms: result split_decision boxing
4. [ noun ] the outcome of a game or contest

: "the team dropped three decisions in a row"

Related terms: result
5. [ noun ] the trait of resoluteness as evidenced by firmness of character or purpose
Synonyms: decisiveness

"a man of unusual decisiveness"

Related terms: indecisiveness indecisiveness resoluteness
Similar spelling:   deaccession