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Definition of "decides" []

  • To reach a decision (verb)
  • To cause (a person) to reach a decision (verb)
  • To determine or settle (a contest or question) (verb)
  • To influence decisively the outcome of (a contest or question) (verb)
  • To pronounce a formal verdict (verb)
  • Third-person singular simple present indicative form of decide. (verb)

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Use "decides" in a sentence
  • "Dodgy cops don't prove much use, but a hot young bun-steamer not a euphemism decides action is required."
  • "The auction of each CD continues indefinitely until the label decides its market price has been reached as it soon will as the market price descends to zero."
  • "For example, the story is set in some nameless east coast U.S. town and when the stolen child of the title decides to run away, he stuffs his pockets with biscuits, not cookies and they weren't talking about the baking soda variety."