decide against

Definition of decide against

  1. 1 :  to decide not to do something I decided against telling her.

  2. 2 :  to find (someone) guilty in a court of law The jury decided against the defendant.

Word by Word Definitions

decideplay
  1. :  to make a final choice or judgment about

    :  to infer on the basis of evidence :  conclude

    :  to bring to a definitive end

againstplay
  1. :  in opposition or hostility to

    :  contrary to

    :  in competition with

  1. :  in preparation for the time when


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