resolute


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, obstinate, persevering, persistent, pertinacious, purposeful, relentless, resolved, sedulous, serious, set, settled, stanch, steadfast, steady, strong-willed, stubborn, tenacious, unalterable, unbending, unchanging, uncompromising, undaunted, undeviating, unfaltering, unflinching, unrelenting, unshaken, unswerving, untiring, unwavering, unyielding, vigorous, zealous II index decisive, definite, diligent, earnest, faithful (loyal), fanatical, heroic, indomitable, inexorable, inflexible, loyal, obdurate, patient, peremptory (absolute), persistent, pertinacious, purposeful, relentless, sedulous, serious (devoted), spartan, staunch, steadfast, strong, true (loyal), unalterable, unbending, uncompromising, undaunted, unyielding

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  • 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;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 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] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 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 …   Etymology dictionary

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

  • 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 …   English World dictionary

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


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