resolute Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"resolute" in British English

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resoluteadjective

uk   us   /ˈrez.ə.luːt/ formal
determined in ​character, ​action, or ​ideas: Their resolute ​opposition to new ​workingmethods was ​difficult to ​overcome. She's ​utterly resolute in her ​refusal to ​apologize.
resolutely
adverb uk   us   /-li/
She resolutely ​refused to ​learn about ​computers.
(Definition of resolute from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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resoluteadjective

 us   /ˈrez·əˌlut/
determined in ​character, ​action, or ​ideas: I ​admired her resolute ​optimism in those ​difficulttimes.
resolutely
adverb  us   /ˈrez·əˌlut·li, ˌrez·əˈlut-/
She resolutely ​refuses to ​lower her ​standards.
(Definition of resolute from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “resolute”
in Chinese (Simplified) 坚决的, 有决心的, 坚定的…
in Turkish kararlı, azimli…
in Russian решительный, непоколебимый…
in Chinese (Traditional) 堅決的, 有決心的, 堅定的…
in Polish zdecydowany…
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