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  • Decide — De*cide , v. i. To determine; to form a definite opinion; to come to a conclusion; to give decision; as, the court decided in favor of the defendant. [1913 Webster] Who shall decide, when doctors disagree? Pope. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • favor — fa|vor1 [ feıvər ] noun *** ▸ 1 something you do to help someone ▸ 2 support/admiration ▸ 3 giving unfair advantage ▸ 4 small present for guest ▸ 5 sex ▸ + PHRASES 1. ) count something that you do for someone in order to help them: do someone a… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • decide — v. 1) to decide unanimously 2) (d; intr.) ( to make a decision ) to decide against (to decide against buying a car) 3) (d; intr.) ( to choose ) to decide between (it was difficult to decide between the two) 4) (d; intr.) to decide for ( to find… …   Combinatory dictionary

  • decide — de|cide [ dı saıd ] verb *** 1. ) intransitive or transitive to make a choice about what you are going to do: decide to do something: He decided to stay and see what would happen. The committee decided unanimously to accept the offer. decide that …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • decide — verb ADVERB ▪ eventually, finally, ultimately ▪ We finally decided to stay where we were. ▪ sensibly, wisely ▪ He decided very wisely to keep his money …   Collocations dictionary

  • decide — decider, n. /di suyd /, v., decided, deciding. v.t. 1. to solve or conclude (a question, controversy, or struggle) by giving victory to one side: The judge decided the case in favor of the plaintiff. 2. to determine or settle (something in… …   Universalium

  • decide — de•cide [[t]dɪˈsaɪd[/t]] v. cid•ed, cid•ing 1) to solve or conclude (a dispute) by awarding victory to one side: to decide a case in favor of the plaintiff[/ex] 2) to determine or settle (something in dispute): to decide an argument[/ex] 3) to… …   From formal English to slang

  • The Favor — Título El Favor Ficha técnica Dirección Donald Petrie Producción Josann McGibbon Sara Parriot Lauren Shuler Donner Charles Skouras III …   Wikipedia Español

  • Verónika decide morir — Este artículo o sección necesita una revisión de ortografía y gramática. Puedes colaborar editándolo (lee aquí sugerencias para mejorar tu ortografía). Cuando se haya corregido, borra este aviso por favor. Verónika decide morir (en portugués… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Challenge to the favor — Challenge Chal lenge, n. [OE. chalenge claim, accusation, challenge, OF. chalenge, chalonge, claim, accusation, contest, fr. L. calumnia false accusation, chicanery. See {Calumny}.] 1. An invitation to engage in a contest or controversy of any… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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