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decided (adj.)

"resolute, free from hesitation or wavering," 1790, past-participle adjective from decide. A decided victory is one the reality of which is not in doubt; a decisive one goes far toward settling some issue. Meaning "free from ambiguity or uncertainty" also is from 1790. Related: Decidedly.

updated on July 02, 2018

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Definitions of decided from WordNet

decided (adj.)
recognizable; marked;
at a distinct (or decided) disadvantage
Synonyms: distinct
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