settle a question or a doubt; make up one's mind
give a judgement
"We finally decided after lengthy deliberations"
"The case was decided"
"The judge decided the case in favor of the plaintiff"
"The father adjudicated when the sons were quarreling over their inheritance"
"This new development finally decided me!"
"The vote in New Hampshire often decides the outcome of the Presidential election"
Deeds must decide our Fate.
The fight [a boxing-match]..will..be decided upon points.
出自： Conan Doyle
The only evidence that can decide a case of malpractice is expert evidence.
出自： G. B. Shaw
As to the journey, we shall decide about that later.
I want to think it over before I decide about joining it.
They decided against a picnic in the park.
After talking the matter over, we decided against the plan.
He decided against the action finally.
We decided against a big wedding ceremony.
The Greens decided against a holiday in Italy.
They decided against an expensive education for their children.
The family have decided against camping in the mountains.
They decided against having a second child.
We decided against punishing him.
The committee decided against holding an election.
They decided against going there on Sunday.
At the meeting we decided against carrying out the plan.
在会上我们决定不执行这项计划。 decide against sb
The court decided against the defendant.
法院判决被告败诉。 decide sth against sb
The case was decided against Mr.Johnson.
We must decide between going home and staying at school during this winter vacation.
He has decided on a new car.
What date have you decided on?
At first I didn't know which one would be the best, but afterwards I decided on this.
They decided on a cab which would seat three.
Harriet took a long time to decide upon the articles she wished to buy.
The two nations have decided on the establishment of diplomatic relations.
We felt that we must decide on something.
Let's put our heads together and decide on a plan of action.
Don't decide on important matters too quickly.
Finally we decided on the tasks we should undertake.
He decided upon the law, and he entered my father's office as an office boy.
OK,I have decided on buying the jacket.How much is it?
He decided on helping us.
I have decided (up)on seeing a film.
They decided on adjourning the session.
They've decided on building a power plant there.
They have decided on getting married next year.
I've decided on going to America for my holidays.
I decided on spending the vacation by the sea.
It is necessary to decide on which type of fuel is most suitable.
He has decided on where to go.
Has the list of candidates been decided upon?
They need a new car, but the precise model is still to be decided on.
他们想买一辆新车,但确切的型号尚未决定。 decide sb on sth
When I was 17,I opened an inviting letter that decided me on my choice of colleges.
误 He decided trying again.
正 He decided to try again.