Part of speech:
Vital to the resolution of a crisis or the determination of an outcome:
Serving to put an end to doubt, question, or uncertainty; decisive:
The definition of important is having great significance or consequence.
Having little or no importance; trivial
Not important; insignificant or petty.
Possessing some quality, or having been subject to some operation (as substitution), in the second degree; as, a secondary salt, a secondary amine, etc. Compare primary.
Not critical; undiscriminating or indulgent.
Concerned with or involving unimportant matters; superficial:
Determining or having the power to determine an outcome
Serving to determine or limit; determinative.
Alternative form of decision making.
To make a decision (in a legal case or proceeding), as where a judge or arbitrator rules on some disputed issue or claim between the parties.
To bring to a usually successful conclusion:
To resolve (a legal dispute) by agreement between the parties
To judge or decide by law
To settle officially or by decree; determine
To judge as referee.
To hear and pass judgment on (persons or cases) in a court of law
To order, decide, or appoint by decree or officially
To decide (a dispute) as an arbitrator
To subscribe or agree to, as by signature
Select is defined as to choose.
Opt is defined as to make a decision or choice.
To order, ordain, or enact (a law, statute, etc.) permanently
To decide; determine
The definition of choose means to pick from a number of options.
Compromise means to give up some demands and agree on something less than what was originally wanted.
Clinch means to prevent from moving, or to secure a spot.
Award is defined as to present something like a prize or certificate to a person who has earned it.
To choose; select
To select or choose, esp. in a careful or fussy manner
To vote at the polls in an election.
To decide, choose, enact, or authorize by vote
To conciliate is to soothe someone's anger or to mediate a disagreement.
To settle or reconcile differences:
To stop because of indecision; pause or delay in acting, choosing, or deciding because of feeling unsure; waver
To postpone or delay needlessly.
To be a waiter or waitress at:
To cause or arrange for (an event) to take place at a time later than the time at which it was originally supposed to happen.
To cause to be later or slower than expected or desired:
Hedge is defined as something you do to minimize loss.
To decide is defined as to conclude, settle or make a choice.
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