Definitions for resoluteˈrɛz əˌlut
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
firmly set in purpose or opinion; determined; resolved.
characterized by firmness and determination.
* Syn: See earnest1.
Origin of resolute:
1525–35; < L resolūtus, ptp. of resolvere to resolve
firm in purpose or belief; characterized by firmness and determination
"stood resolute against the enemy"; "faced with a resolute opposition"; "a resolute and unshakeable faith"
characterized by quickness and firmness
"his reply was unhesitating"
Firm, unyielding, determined.
Origin: From resolutus (past participle of resolvo).
having a decided purpose; determined; resolved; fixed in a determination; hence, bold; firm; steady
convinced; satisfied; sure
resolving, or explaining; as, the Resolute Doctor Durand
one who is resolute; hence, a desperado
Resolute or Resolute Bay is a small Inuit hamlet on Cornwallis Island in Nunavut, Canada. It is situated at the northern end of Resolute Bay and the Northwest Passage and is part of the Qikiqtaaluk Region. Resolute is one of Canada's northernmost communities and is second only to Grise Fiord on Ellesmere Island. It is also one of the coldest inhabited places in the world, with an average yearly temperature of −16.4 °C. As of the 2006 census the population was 229, an increase of 6.5% from the 2001 census. Like in most other northern communities, the roads and most of the terrain are all gravel.
Translations for resolute
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
doing what one has decided to do, in spite of opposition, criticism etc
a resolute attitude.
- مُصَمِّم، ثابِت العَزْمArabic
- resolutoPortuguese (BR)
- pevný, ráznýCzech
- مصمم؛ ثابت قدمFarsi
- कृतसंकल्प, अटलHindi
- odlučan, nepopustljivCroatian
- sem er staðráðinn í, ákveðinn íIcelandic
- 의지가 굳은Korean
- ryžtingas, tvirtasLithuanian
- bestemt, resoluttNorwegian
- مصمم؛ ثابت قدمPersian
- كلك، مصمم، ټينګ هوډى، نه تسليمېدونكىPashto
- pevný, ráznySlovak
- resolut, bestämdSwedish
- 堅決的Chinese (Trad.)
- твердий, рішучийUkrainian
- ثابت قدمUrdu
- cương quyếtVietnamese
- 坚决的Chinese (Simp.)
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