Adjective(1) determining or having the power to determine an outcome(2) unmistakable(3) characterized by decision and firmness(4) forming or having the nature of a turning point or crisis
(1) David Jack was again the goal hero in the final, making the decisive strike 15 minutes from the end.(2) We are at a decisive moment in British politics where Europe is concerned.(3) Like Clifford, he is decisive and very skilled at pushing agendas through.(4) Wind and weather have frequently played a decisive role in battles or campaigns.(5) Tracing back their lives, the survey found that in almost every case the decisive factor had been marriage.(6) In the event, these were to make a decisive contribution to the final outcome of the Cold War.(7) The vote was a decisive and important one as it was his first time as leader facing the public.(8) I agree with that analysis and I regard it as decisive of the issue which is before us in this case.(9) The artillery was expected to play a decisive role in the opening stages of a battle.(10) He not only looked but sounded much more assured, and a great deal more decisive than he has lately been given credit for.(11) It helped a bit, too, that there was a quality, decisive referee to oversee the action.(12) The decisive battle was fought in Ireland.(13) The firm and decisive action taken indicates how seriously the ECB and the club have treated the case.(14) Gillingham scored the decisive goal only six minutes after Cox's red card.(15) Holland is expected to deliver a similarly decisive result when a referendum is held there tomorrow.(16) Unfortunately, a heavy price had been paid for the decisive victory that morning.
(1) decisive battle :: beslissende veldslag
1. resolute ::
2. deciding ::
3. critical ::
1. hesitant ::
2. indecisive ::
3. irresolute ::
Different Formsdecisive, decisively, decisiveness
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