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res·o·lute

resolute

 
 
pronunciation:
re z lut
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part of speech: adjective
definition: having or showing firmness, determination, or resolve.
They tried to convince him otherwise, but he was resolute in his decision.Her resolute manner left us in no doubt that she would carry out her daring plan.
synonyms:
determined, firm, steady, unwavering
antonyms:
irresolute, negligent, weak, wishy-washy
similar words:
adamant, assiduous, bent, decisive, emphatic, intent, persevering, purposeful, purposive, sedulous, staunch, steadfast, stout, strong, sturdy, unflinching
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derivations: resolutely (adv.), resoluteness (n.)