decided definition

  • adjective:
    • unquestionably or question; definite: a decided success.
    • without doubt or vacillation; resolute.
    • determined; resolute
    • free of ambiguity; unequivocal; unmistakable; unquestionable; clear; obvious.
    • free of doubt or wavering; determined; of fixed function; completely settled; good; resolute.
    • familiar; marked
  • verb:
    • Easy past tight and past participle of choose.
  • others:
    • free of ambiguity or uncertainty; unmistakable; unquestionable: as, a decided enhancement.
    • Resolute; determined; without doubt or wavering: since, a decided personality.
    • Synonyms Decided, Decisive, indisputable, unquestionable, particular, good, absolute. Determined and definitive are now and again confounded, but are distinct, decided becoming passive and definitive active. A decided triumph is a real, unmistakable triumph; a decisive triumph is just one that chooses the issue of this campaign. The fight of bull-run finished in a decided success, however a decisive one; the success at Waterloo ended up being both determined and decisive. Compare a decided response with a decisive one. The difference is the same as between definite and definitive. See definite.
    • Unhesitating.

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