HyperDic: decisiveness

English > 2 senses of the word decisiveness:
NOUNattributedecisiveness, decisionthe trait of resoluteness as evidenced by firmness of character or purpose
attributedecisiveness, finality, conclusivenessthe quality of being final or definitely settled
decisiveness > pronunciation
Soundsdihsay'sihvnahs
Rhymesabacus ... zealous: 1164 rhymes with ahs...
English > decisiveness: 2 senses > noun 1, attribute
MeaningThe trait of resoluteness as evidenced by firmness of character or purpose.
Example"a man of unusual decisiveness"
Synonymdecision
Broaderresoluteness, firmness, firmness of purpose, resolve, resolutionThe trait of being resolute
Oppositeindecisiveness, indecisionThe trait of irresolution
Spanishdecisión
Catalandecisió
Adjectivesdecisivecharacterized by decision and firmness
English > decisiveness: 2 senses > noun 2, attribute
MeaningThe quality of being final or definitely settled.
Synonymsfinality, conclusiveness
Attributesconclusiveforming an end or termination
inconclusivenot conclusive
Broaderdeterminateness, definitenessThe quality of being predictable with great confidence
OppositeinconclusivenessThe quality of being inconclusive
Spanishconclusión, finalidad, firmeza, inapelabilidad
Catalanconclusió, finalitat, inapel·labilitat
Adjectivesdecisivedetermining or having the power to determine an outcome
decisiveforming or having the nature of a turning point or crisis
decisiveunmistakable / unmistakable

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