Synonyms of 'decide'
to reach a decisionI can't decide what to do.
make a decision,
make up your mind,
He had already made up his mind which side he was on.
reach or come to a decision, , , ,
His life went in the direction that he purposed.
Those electing to observe will be seated at the rear.
come to a conclusion
This is a question that should be decided by government.
We must find a way to resolve these problems.
He paused before answering.
They agreed to try and settle their dispute by negotiation.
decree, , ,
He got the two men off the hook by decreeing a general amnesty.
a commissioner to adjudicate on legal rights
He was adjudged to be guilty.
He arbitrates between investors and members of the association.
to influence the outcome of (a contest) decisivelyThe goal that decided the match came just before half-time.
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in the sense of adjudge
to declare someone to be something specifiedHe was adjudged to be guilty.
in the sense of adjudicate
to give a formal decision on a disputea commissioner to adjudicate on legal rights
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