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determinedadjective

uk   /dɪˈtɜː.mɪnd/ us   /dɪˈtɝː.mɪnd/
B2 wanting to do something very much and not allowing anyone or any difficulties to stop you: [+ to infinitive] I'm determined to get this piece of work done today. She will get the job she wants - she's a very determined person.

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determinedly
adverb uk   /dɪˈtɜː.mɪnd.li/ us   /dɪˈtɝː.mɪnd.li/
He continued determinedly despite his injury.
(Definition of determined from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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determinedadjective

us   /dɪˈtɜr·mənd/
showing the strong desire to follow a particular plan of action even if it is difficult: a very determined young man She had a determined look on her face. [+ to infinitive] I’m determined to finish this book today.
(Definition of determined from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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