decide for oneself

idiom

used to say that a person is the only one who can make a decision about something that directly affects him or her
You have to decide for yourself how you want to spend the evening.

Dictionary Entries Near decide for oneself

Cite this Entry

“Decide for oneself.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/decide%20for%20oneself. Accessed 18 Apr. 2024.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!