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Gone with the Wind
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  • She began asking questions so brusquely and giving orders so decisively Pork’s eyebrows went up in mystification.
  • But his voice was calm and decisive as he called to her.

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  • Her voice was brisk and decisive and she made up her mind instantly and with no girlish shillyshallying.
  • 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.

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as in: a decisive decision maker Define
characterized by making quick decisions and sticking by them
as in: a decisive defeat Define
determining an outcome; or ending question; or describing something as unmistakable
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