decisive

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/dɪˈsaɪsɪv/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/dɪˈsaɪsɪv/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(di sīsiv)


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decisive

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
adj
  1. in a decisive victory (against)
  2. won a decisive battle (against)
  3. made a decisive error
  4. was the decisive [blow, goal]
  5. gain a decisive advantage
  6. a decisive [9-to-1] vote
  7. is not a very decisive person
  8. am not very decisive
  9. don't like to be decisive
  10. is not known for being decisive
  11. decisive [leaders, generals]
  12. try to be more decisive
  13. take decisive action [to, against]
  14. played a decisive role in
  15. was a decisive factor in [determining, picking, shaping]
  16. was decisive in [determining]
  17. was the decisive moment in [the game, the battle, his life]
  18. a decisive step towards
  19. had a decisive impact on
  20. proved (to be) decisive
  21. was no decisive evidence
  22. convicted on decisive evidence
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