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English definition of “New Year('s) resolution”

New Year('s) resolution

noun [C] uk   /ˌnjuːˌjɪəzˌrez.əˈluː.ʃən/ us    /ˌnuːˌjɪrz-/
a promise that you make to yourself to start doing something good or stop doing something bad on the first day of the year: "Have you made any New Year's resolutions?" "Yes, I'm going to eat more healthily and give up smoking."
(Definition of New Year('s) resolution from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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