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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."
Translations of “New Year('s) resolution”
in Chinese (Traditional) 新年決心…
in Chinese (Simplified) 新年决心…
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