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decisive
used in The Great Gatsby

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Definition
determining an outcome; or ending question; or describing something as unmistakable
  • The telephone rang inside, startlingly, and as Daisy shook her head decisively at Tom the subject of the stables, in fact all subjects, vanished into air.
    p. 15.7
decisively = in a manner that ends any question about something
  • "Never heard of them," he remarked decisively.
    p. 10.3
  • decisively = in a manner that ends any question about something
  • "It's a bitch," said Tom decisively.
    p. 28.3
  • decisively = in a manner that ends any question about something
  • "I know nothing whatever about mechanics," he said decisively.
    p. 54.1
decisively = in a manner that ends any question about something
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