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  • 1 deciding — index critical (crucial), crucial, determinative Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 deciding — [adj] determining chief, conclusive, critical, crucial, decisive, important, influential, key, necessary, prime, principal, significant; concepts 546,568 Ant. inconclusive, insignificant, secondary, trivial, uncritical, unimportant …

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  • 3 deciding — decidingly, adv. /di suy ding/, adj. that settles a question or dispute or leads to a final decision; determining; decisive: the deciding vote; The weather will be the deciding factor as to whether we have the picnic or not. [1650 60; DECIDE +… …

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  • 4 deciding — de|cid|ing [ dı saıdıŋ ] adjective usually before noun producing the final result of a situation or event: In the end, money will be the deciding factor. I had the deciding vote …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 5 deciding — UK [dɪˈsaɪdɪŋ] / US adjective [usually before noun] producing the final result of a situation or event In the end, money will be the deciding factor. I had the deciding vote …

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  • 6 deciding — I noun the cognitive process of reaching a decision a good executive must be good at decision making • Syn: ↑decision making • Derivationally related forms: ↑decide • Hypernyms: ↑higher cognitive p …

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  • 7 Deciding — Decide De*cide , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Decided}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Deciding}.] [L. dec[=i]dere; de + caedere to cut, cut off; prob. akin to E. shed, v.: cf. F. d[ e]cider. Cf. {Decision}.] 1. To cut off; to separate. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Our seat… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 8 deciding — adjective Date: 1611 that decides ; decisive < drove in the deciding run > …

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  • 9 deciding — adj. Deciding is used with these nouns: ↑factor …

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  • 10 deciding — adjective the deciding factor may be the size of your budget Syn: determining, decisive, conclusive, key, pivotal, crucial, critical, significant, major, chief, principal, prime See note at crucial …

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  • 11 deciding — de•cid•ing [[t]dɪˈsaɪ dɪŋ[/t]] adj. cvb settling a question or dispute; determining; decisive: the deciding vote[/ex] • Etymology: 1650–60 de•cid′ing•ly, adv …

    From formal English to slang

  • 12 deciding — decide ► VERB 1) resolve in the mind as a result of consideration. 2) settle (an issue or contest). 3) give a judgement concerning a legal case. DERIVATIVES decidable adjective deciding adjective. ORIGIN Latin decidere determine , from caedere… …

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  • 13 deciding — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. determining, decisive, crucial, conclusive; see conclusive , crucial , important 1 . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Determining or having the power to determine an outcome: conclusive, crucial, decisive,… …

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  • 14 deciding — adj. conclusive, decisive, final, crucial de·cide || dɪ saɪd v. rule, resolve, conclude, make a decision …

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  • 15 deciding factor — 1 : something that causes you to make a particular decision The deciding factor was cost. [=the decision was based on cost; the least expensive option was chosen] His lack of experience was the deciding factor in my decision not to hire him. 2 :… …

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  • 16 deciding vote — vote deciding an outcome …

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  • 17 deciding game — lemiamoji partija statusas T sritis Kūno kultūra ir sportas apibrėžtis Partija, kurios rezultatas lemia žaidėjo arba komandos pergalę, vietą varžybose. atitikmenys: angl. deciding game; decisive game vok. Entscheidungspartie, f; Entscheidungssatz …

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  • 18 deciding factor — /dɪˌsaɪdɪŋ fæktə/ noun the most important factor which influences a decision ● A deciding factor in marketing our range of sports goods in the country was the rising standard of living there …

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  • 19 deciding factor — /dɪˌsaɪdɪŋ fæktə/ noun the most important factor which influences a decision ● A deciding factor in marketing our range of sports goods in the country was the rising standard of living there …

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  • 20 The Deciding Kiss — Directed by Tod Browning Written by Ethel M. Kelly Bernard McConville Starring Edith Roberts Winifred Greenwood …

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