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  • adv. In a resolute manner.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adv. In a resolute manner; with fixed purpose; boldly; firmly; steadily; with perseverance.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In a resolute manner; with fixed purpose; firmly; steadily; with steady perseverance; boldly.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adv. showing firm determination or purpose
  • adv. with firmness


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resolute +‎ -ly


  • The discussion really wasn't so much about "ethics" as it was about insuring that most of the assumptions motivating mainstream book reviewing remain resolutely unexamined.

    Book Reviewing

  • If one is at war, it is vital to the successful prosecution of that war that those fighting it and the nation as a whole remain resolutely behind the conflict.

    Labour Undermines Support for Afghan War

  • But Safin resolutely stood his ground time after time, waiting for his chances.

    Safin handles Sampras with ease

  • But Williams dug in resolutely, as she has throughout her winning streak, and broke Davenport back to begin a run of six straight games.

    V. Williams wins women's U.S. Open crown

  • A tall American walked in resolutely and shook a fistful of chits in the barman's face.


  • They have to turn aside resolutely from the beaten track.

    For Whom The Big City Tolls

  • She took it out again resolutely, and read it with some difficulty.

    Sowing Seeds in Danny

  • If you’re a licence fee payer but find yourself abroad for any reason then you can’t watch BBC content on the iPlayer, while videos from the successful Hulu service remain resolutely US only.

    Boundaries in cyberspace

  • It would be a cliché to say that New York’s best art is on the streets; besides, subway cars remain resolutely silver these days.

    Newyorkism « Squares of Wheat

  • The duo returned to the University of Maryland's Clarice Smith Center on Friday night, adding violinist Philip Setzer, for what could arguably be called a resolutely old-fashioned concert experience.



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