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Definition 1: reach, make, or come to a decision about something - [verb of cognition]

Samples where make up one's mind or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • We finally decided after lengthy deliberations

(... is a kind of make up one's mind ) determine the measurements of something or somebody, take measurements of

"Measure the length of the wall"

(... is a kind of make up one's mind ) put on trial or hear a case and sit as the judge at the trial of

"The football star was tried for the murder of his wife" "The judge tried both father and son in separate trials"

(... is a kind of make up one's mind ) determine one's position with reference to another point

"We had to orient ourselves in the forest"

(... is a kind of make up one's mind ) decide with authority

"The King decreed that all firstborn males should be killed"

(... is a kind of make up one's mind ) reach a decision

"he resolved never to drink again"

(... is a kind of make up one's mind ) decide irrevocably

"sealing dooms"

(... is a kind of make up one's mind ) determine by choice

"This action was willed and intended"

(... is a kind of make up one's mind ) pick out, select, or choose from a number of alternatives

"Take any one of these cards" "Choose a good husband for your daughter" "She selected a pair of shoes from among the dozen the salesgirl had shown her"

(... is a kind of make up one's mind ) bring into conformity with rules or principles or usage; impose regulations

"We cannot regulate the way people dress" "This town likes to regulate"

(make up one's mind implies ...) discuss the pros and cons of an issue

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