Synonyms of decide in English:

decide


See definition of decide

verb

1‘they took no time at all to decide’

SYNONYMS

resolve, determine, make up one's mind, make a decision, come to a decision, reach a decision, come to a conclusion, reach a conclusion, settle on a plan of action

elect, choose, opt, plan, aim, commit oneself, have the intention, have in mind, set one's sights on

ANTONYMS

dither

2‘further research is needed to decide a variety of questions’

SYNONYMS

settle, resolve, bring to a conclusion, determine, work out, answer, clinch, confirm

informal sort out, figure out

3‘the court declined to decide the case’

SYNONYMS

adjudicate, arbitrate, adjudge, judge, umpire, referee

hear, try, examine

make a judgement on, pass judgement on, sit in judgement on, pronounce judgement on, pronounce on, give a verdict on, make a ruling on, rule on

informal ref


Phrases

    decide on

      ‘we decided on a coffee’

      SYNONYMS

      choose, opt for, select, pick, pick out, go for, settle on, plump for, plump on, single out, take, fix on

      British

      pitch on