HyperDic: resolute

English > 2 senses of the word resolute:
ADJECTIVEallresolutefirm in purpose or belief
allresolute, unhesitatingcharacterized by quickness and firmness
resolute > pronunciation
Soundsreh'zahluw.t
Rhymesabsolute ... uproot: 83 rhymes with uwt...
English > resolute: 2 senses > adjective 1
MeaningFirm in purpose or belief; characterized by firmness and determination.
Examples
  • "stood resolute against the enemy"
  • "faced with a resolute opposition"
  • "a resolute and unshakeable faith"
Narrowerbent, bent on, dead set, out toFixed in your purpose
desperate, do-or-diedesperately determined
determinedCharacterized by great determination
firm, steadfast, steady, stiff, unbendable, unfaltering, unshakable, unwaveringmarked by firm determination or resolution
foursquareCharacterized by firm and unwavering conviction
hell-bentrecklessly determined
single-minded, resolvedDetermined
spartanresolute in the face of pain or danger or adversity / adversity
stalwart, stoutdependable
undaunted, undismayed, unshakenUnshaken in purpose
undeterred, undiscouragednot deterred
See alsobrave, courageouspossessing or displaying courage
decisiveDetermining or having the power to determine an outcome
decisiveCharacterized by decision and firmness
purposefulServing as or indicating the existence of a purpose or goal
Oppositeirresoluteuncertain how to act or proceed
Spanishresuelto
Nounsresolutenessthe trait of being resolute
Adverbsresolutelyshowing firm determination or purpose
English > resolute: 2 senses > adjective 2
MeaningCharacterized by quickness and firmness.
Synonymunhesitating
BroaderdecisiveCharacterized by decision and firmness
Spanishdecidido, resuelto
Catalandecidit, resolt, resolut
Nounsresolutenessthe trait of being resolute

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