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decisión
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A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (resolution)
a. decision
María tomó la decisión de dejar su trabajo e irse de la ciudad.Maria made the decision to quit her job and move away from the city.
2. (resoluteness)
a. decisiveness
La mujer le dijo a su familia con gran decisión que iba a dar a su hijo en adopción.The woman told her family with great decisiveness that she was giving her child up for adoption.
b. determination
Solo una persona llena de decisión sería capaz de sobrevivir en esas condiciones extremas.Only a person of great determination would be capable of surviving in those extreme conditions.
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decisión
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (dictamen, resolución)
a. decision
tomar una decisiónto make o take a decision
decisión por mayoríamajority decision
2. (empeño, tesón)
a. determination, resolve
3. (seguridad, resolución)
a. decisiveness
actuar con decisiónto act decisively
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decisión
1 (determinación) decision; (Jur) judgment
forzar una decisión to force the issue; tomar una decisión to make o take a decision
decisión por mayoría majority decision
2 (firmeza) decisiveness
3 (voluntad) determination
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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