decide against (someone or something)

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decide against (someone or something)

1. To choose not to accept someone. Yes, Holly was a strong candidate, but we ultimately decided against her for the job.
2. To choose not to do something. I was so tired that I decided against going out with my friends tonight.
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decide against someone or something

to rule against someone or something; to make a judgment against someone or something. We decided against Tom and chose Larry instead. Jane decided against the supplier.
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We'll rely on God if they decide against us, and will stay here out in the open if they destroy our homes," he said.
You would have to completely ignore the facts to decide against us.
We want him on loan until the end of the season and if the Department of Employment decide against us, serious questions will have to be asked.