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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR DECIDEDNESS

Mrs. Wade felt an inexplicable hurt at the decidedness of little Rose's preference for Martin.

WORD ORIGIN

"resolute," 1790, past participle adjective from decide. A decided victory is one whose reality is not in doubt; a decisive one goes far toward settling some issue. Related: Decidedly.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR DECIDEDNESS

decision

nounstrength of mind or will
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