resolute

  • 1 Résolute — Resolute Bay 74° 41′ 53″ N 94° 49′ 44″ W / 74.697924, 94.828792 …

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  • 2 Resolute — can refer to several things:*Resolute solutions corp, a systems integration company *HMS|Resolute, the name of four ships of the Royal Navy *The Resolute desk in the White House Oval Office, created from timber from HMS Resolute *Resolute,… …

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  • 3 Resolute — Res o*lute (r?z ? l?t), a. [Cf. F. r[ e]solu. The L. resolutus (p. p. of resolvere) means, relaxed, enervated, effeminate. See {Resolve}, v. t. & i.] 1. Having a decided purpose; determined; resolved; fixed in a determination; hence, bold; firm;… …

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  • 4 Resolute — Res o*lute (r?z ? l?t), n. 1. One who is resolute; hence, a desperado. [Obs.] Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. Redelivery; repayment. [Obs.] Yearly resolutes, deductions, and payments. Bp. Burnet. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 5 resolute — I adjective adamant, bent, constans, constant, decided, determined, diligent, dogged, earnest, faithful, firm, firmus, fixed, fortis, immutable, indefatigable, indomitable, industrious, inexorable, inflexible, intent upon, intransigent, obdurate …

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  • 6 resolute — early 15c., dissolved, of loose structure, from L. resolutus, pp. of resolvere (see RESOLUTION (Cf. resolution)). Meaning determined, absolute is from c.1500. Related: Resolutely …

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  • 7 resolute — steadfast, staunch, *faithful, true, loyal Analogous words: determined, decided, resolved (see DECIDE): intrepid, valiant, *brave, courageous: stubborn, *obstinate, pertinacious …

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  • 8 resolute — [adj] determined, strong willed adamant, bold, constant, courageous, dead set on*, decided, dogged, faithful, firm, fixed, immutable, inflexible, intent upon, intrepid, loyal, meaning business*, obstinate, persevering, persistent, persisting,… …

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  • 9 resolute — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ determined; unwavering. DERIVATIVES resolutely adverb resoluteness noun. ORIGIN originally in the sense «paid», describing a rent: from Latin resolutus loosened, released, paid …

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  • 10 resolute — [rez′ə lo͞ot΄] adj. [L resolutus, pp. of resolvere: see RE & SOLVE] having or showing a fixed, firm purpose; determined; resolved; unwavering SYN. FAITHFUL resolutely adv. resoluteness n …

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  • 11 Resolute — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Resolute (homonymie). 74° 41′ 51″ N 94° 49′ 56″ W / …

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  • 12 resolute — adjective Israelis and Palestinians held jittery but resolute hopes for peace Syn: determined, purposeful, resolved, adamant, single minded, firm, unswerving, unwavering, steadfast, staunch, stalwart, unfaltering, unhesitating, persistent,… …

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  • 13 resolute — I. adjective Etymology: Latin resolutus, past participle of resolvere Date: 1533 1. marked by firm determination ; resolved < a resolute character > 2. bold, steady < a resolute gaze > Synonyms: see …

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  • 14 resolute — adj. resolute in (resolute in one s decision to do smt.) * * * [ rezəluːt] resolute in (resolutein one s decision to do smt.) …

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  • 15 resolute — res|o|lute [ˈrezəlu:t] adj [Date: 1400 1500; : Latin; Origin: , past participle of resolvere; RESOLVE1] doing something in a very determined way because you have very strong beliefs, aims etc ≠ ↑irresolute ▪ resolute opposition ▪ resolute… …

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  • 16 resolute — [[t]re̱zəluːt[/t]] ADJ GRADED If you describe someone as resolute, you approve of them because they are very determined not to change their mind or not to give up a course of action. [FORMAL] Voters perceive him as a decisive and resolute… …

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  • 17 Resolute — REDIRECT Resolute Bay …

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  • 18 resolute — adj. Resolute is used with these nouns: ↑chin, ↑refusal …

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  • 19 resolute — I (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [Brave] Syn. courageous, intrepid, valiant; see brave 1 . 2. [Strong minded] Syn. determined, resolved, unwavering, steady, steadfast, firm, true, set, serious, decided, unshaken, persevering, unflagging, unfaltering,… …

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  • 20 resolute — res|o|lute [ rezəlut ] adjective FORMAL extremely determined: a resolute opponent ╾ res|o|lute|ly adverb ╾ res|o|lute|ness noun uncount …

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