Thesaurus / decided
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
No man should regard the subject of religion as decided for him until he has read The Golden Bough.
GOD AND MY NEIGHBOURROBERT BLATCHFORD
After a bit of waiting, Mac decided that the smoke was floating from a certain direction, and we began to edge carefully that way.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
In 1856 she married Mesdag, who, rather late in life decided to follow the career of a painter.
WOMEN IN THE FINE ARTS, FROM THE SEVENTH CENTURY B.C. TO THE TWENTIETH CENTURY A.D.CLARA ERSKINE CLEMENT
At twelve, or fifteen, or sixteen, or twenty it was decided that they should stop learning.
THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
She would never forget it; but realizing its gravity, she decided thereupon never to tell it—the dream—to anybody.
He decided not to return home directly; he wanted to go somewhere, but did not care to stay in Chicago.
In fact, so much of her smooth brow as could be seen under a broad-brimmed straw hat was wrinkled in a decided frown.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
He thought these things over carefully and finally decided that he would sell them himself.
So it was decided, and the little force took up the march for Brown's Springs, eleven miles away.
THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
Antirosa had decided it was better to let the children "have their cry out," and the boy had gone to school.
KIPLING STORIES AND POEMS EVERY CHILD SHOULD KNOW, BOOK IIRUDYARD KIPLING
WORDS RELATED TO DECIDED
- be out for blood
- dead set on
- mean business
- playing hard ball
- dead set on
- intent upon
- beyond question
- not disputed
- for a fact
- free from doubt
- flat out
- no catch
- no fine print
- no holds barred
- no ifs ands or buts
- no strings attached
- open and shut
- straight out
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