Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “decision”

decision

noun
 
/dɪˈsɪʒ·ən/
B1 a choice that you make about something after thinking about many possibilities: What was your decision – are you coming or not? We need to make a decision.
(Definition of decision from the Websters Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More Essential American English definitions for “decision”

Definitions of “decision” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

aptitude

a natural ability or skill

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More