décider

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French[edit]

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From Latin decidere.

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décider

  1. (intransitive) to decide
    J'ai décidé d'aller à Paris pour l'été.
    I decided to go to Paris for the summer.
  2. (transitive) to persuade, convince (someone à faire to do)
  3. (reflexive) to make a decision, to make up one's mind

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décider is followed by de when preceding an infinitive verb

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin dēcīdō, dēcīdere ‎(cut off, decide), from ‎(down from) + caedō ‎(cut).

Verb[edit]

décider ‎(gerund décid'die)

  1. (Jersey) to decide