HyperDic: deciding

English > 2 senses of the word deciding:
NOUNcognitiondeciding, decision makingthe cognitive process of reaching a decision
ADJECTIVEalldeciding, determinant, determinative, determininghaving the power or quality of deciding
deciding > pronunciation
Soundsdahsay'dihng
Rhymesabducting ... zoning: 2044 rhymes with ihng...
English > deciding: 2 senses > adjective 1
MeaningHaving the power or quality of deciding.
Example "cast the deciding vote"
Synonymsdeterminant, determinative, determining
BroaderdecisiveDetermining or having the power to determine an outcome
Spanishdecisivo, determinante, influyente
Catalandecisiu, determinant, influent
Nounsdecidingthe cognitive process of reaching a decision
English > deciding: 2 senses > noun 1, cognition
MeaningThe cognitive process of reaching a decision.
Synonymdecision making
Narrowerchoice, pick, selectionThe person or thing chosen or selected
cull, rejectThe person or thing that is rejected or set aside as inferior in quality
determinationDeciding or controlling something's outcome or nature
eclecticism, eclectic methodmaking decisions on the basis of what seems best instead of following some single doctrine or style
groupthinkdecision making by a group (especially in a manner that discourages creativity or individual responsibility)
judgment, judgement, judgingThe cognitive process of reaching a decision or drawing conclusions
option, alternative, choiceOne of a number of things from which only one can be chosen
reversal, change of mind, flip-flop, turnabout, turnaroundA decision to reverse an earlier decision
settlement, resolution, closureSomething settled or resolved
umpirage, officiation, officiating, refereeingThe act of umpiring
Broaderhigher cognitive processcognitive processes that presuppose the availability of knowledge and put it to use
Spanishdecisión, toma de decisiones
Catalanpresa de decisions
Adjectivesdecidinghaving the power or quality of deciding
Verbsdecidereach, make, or come to a decision about something
decidebring to an end

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