come to a decision


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  • come — come1 [ kʌm ] (past tense came [ keım ] ; past participle come) verb *** ▸ 1 move/travel (to here) ▸ 2 reach particular state ▸ 3 start doing something ▸ 4 reach particular point ▸ 5 be received ▸ 6 happen ▸ 7 exist or be produced ▸ 8 be… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • decision */*/*/ — UK [dɪˈsɪʒ(ə)n] / US noun Word forms decision : singular decision plural decisions 1) a) [countable] a choice that you make after thinking carefully make a decision: The committee should make its decision later this week. take a decision:… …   English dictionary

  • come — come1 W1S1 [kʌm] v past tense came [keım] past participle come ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(move towards somebody/something)¦ 2¦(go with somebody)¦ 3¦(travel to a place)¦ 4¦(post)¦ 5¦(happen)¦ 6¦(reach a level/place)¦ 7¦(be produce …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • decision — de|ci|sion [ dı sıʒn ] noun *** 1. ) count a choice that you make after thinking carefully: make a decision: The committee should make its decision later this week. come to/reach a decision: Have you come to a decision yet? decision about/on: We… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • come to — verb 1. cause to experience suddenly (Freq. 10) Panic struck me An interesting idea hit her A thought came to me The thought struck terror in our minds They were struck with fear • Syn: ↑hit, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • decision — de|ci|sion W1S1 [dıˈsıʒən] n 1.) a choice or judgment that you make after a period of discussion or thought ▪ Do you ever wonder if you made the right decision ? ▪ No final decision has been taken , but it seems likely that the two companies… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • come — 1 /kVm/ verb past tense came past participle come MOVE 1 (I) a word meaning to move towards someone, or to visit or arrive at a place, used when the person speaking or the person listening is in that place: Come a little closer. | Sarah s coming… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • come — I UK [kʌm] / US verb Word forms come : present tense I/you/we/they come he/she/it comes present participle coming past tense came UK [keɪm] / US past participle come *** 1) [intransitive] to move or travel to the place where you are come… …   English dictionary

  • come to sth — UK US come to sth Phrasal Verb with come({{}}/kʌm/ verb ► to be a particular amount or number after a mathematical calculation: »The total cost came to $20,000. ► to reach a particular condition or stage: come to a halt/end »In the past few… …   Financial and business terms

  • decision*/*/*/ — [dɪˈsɪʒ(ə)n] noun 1) [C] a choice that you make after you have thought carefully about something The committee will make a decision by the end of the week.[/ex] Sometimes managers need to take decisions quickly.[/ex] Have you come to a decision… …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English


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