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To make a decision

decide

verb

to consider something carefully and officially state what should be done about it

determine

verb

to officially decide something

arrive at

to reach a result, decision, or solution to a problem

conclude

verb

to decide that something is true after looking at all the evidence you have

settle

verb

to decide something definitely

resolve

verb

to make a firm decision to do something

make up your mind

to make a decision

come down

to make a decision that supports or opposes someone or something

commit yourself

to give a definite opinion or make a definite decision

adjudicate

verb

to make an official decision about a problem or disagreement

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