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Pronunciation of Decides: Learn how to pronounce Decides in English correctly

Learn how to say Decides correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word decide:

[with object]
come or bring to a resolution in the mind as a result of consideration:
[with clause]:
she decided that she liked him
[with infinitive]:
I’ve decided to stay on a bit
this business about the letter decided me
[no object] make a choice from a number of alternatives:
she had decided on her plan of action
I’ve decided against having children
[no object] give a judgement concerning a matter or legal case:
the courts decided in favour of the New York claimants
[with object]:
the judge will decide the case
come to a decision about (something):
the council will decide the fate of the homes
resolve or settle (a question or contest):
an exciting game was decided by a 65th-minute goal



late Middle English (in the sense ‘bring to a settlement’): from French d├ęcider, from Latin decidere ‘determine’, from de- ‘off’ + caedere ‘cut’