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Gone with the Wind
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  • But his voice was calm and decisive as he called to her.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Her voice was brisk and decisive and she made up her mind instantly and with no girlish shillyshallying.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • She began asking questions so brusquely and giving orders so decisively Pork's eyebrows went up in mystification.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • In the dim grayness of the parlor she fought a quick decisive battle with the three most binding ties of her soul—the memory of Ellen, the teachings of her religion and her love for Ashley.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: a decisive decision maker
as in: a decisive defeat
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