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Definition 1: firm in purpose or belief; characterized by firmness and determination - [adjective denoting all]

Samples where resolute or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • stood resolute against the enemy
  • faced with a resolute opposition
  • a resolute and unshakeable faith

(resolute is similar to ...) not deterred

"pursued his own path...undeterred by lack of popular appreciation and understanding"

(resolute is similar to ...) unshaken in purpose

"wholly undismayed by the commercial failure of the three movies he had made"

(resolute is similar to ...) dependable

"the stalwart citizens at Lexington" "a stalwart supporter of the UN" "stout hearts"

(resolute is similar to ...) resolute in the face of pain or danger or adversity

"spartan courage"

(resolute is similar to ...) determined

"she was firmly resolved to be a doctor" "single-minded in his determination to stop smoking"

(resolute is similar to ...) recklessly determined

"hell-bent on winning"

(resolute is similar to ...) characterized by firm and unwavering conviction

"a foursquare refusal to yield"

(resolute is similar to ...) marked by firm determination or resolution; not shakable

"firm convictions" "a firm mouth" "steadfast resolve" "a man of unbendable perseverence" "unwavering loyalty"

(resolute is similar to ...) desperately determined

"do-or-die revolutionaries" "a do-or-die conflict"

(resolute is similar to ...) characterized by great determination

"a struggle against a determined enemy"

(resolute is similar to ...) fixed in your purpose

"bent on going to the theater" "dead set against intervening" "out to win every event"

(means also ...) serving as or indicating the existence of a purpose or goal

(means also ...) determining or having the power to determine an outcome

"cast the decisive vote" "two factors had a decisive influence"

(means also ...) possessing or displaying courage; able to face and deal with danger or fear without flinching

"Familiarity with danger makes a brave man braver but less daring" "a frank courageous heart...triumphed over pain" "set a courageous example by leading them safely into and out of enemy-held territory"

Definition 2: characterized by quickness and firmness - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where resolute or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • his reply was unhesitating

Synonyms for resolute in the sense of this definition

(resolute is similar to ...) characterized by decision and firmness

"an able and decisive young woman" "we needed decisive leadership" "she gave him a decisive answer"

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