resoluteness


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res·o·lute

 (rĕz′ə-lo͞ot′, rĕz′ə-lo͞ot′)
adj.
Firm or determined; unwavering.

[Middle English, dissolved, dissolute, from Latin resolūtus, relaxed, past participle of resolvere, to relax, untie; see resolve.]

res′o·lute′ly adv.
res′o·lute′ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.resoluteness - the trait of being resoluteresoluteness - the trait of being resolute; "his resoluteness carried him through the battle"; "it was his unshakeable resolution to finish the work"
trait - a distinguishing feature of your personal nature
self-command, self-possession, will power, willpower, self-will, self-control, possession - the trait of resolutely controlling your own behavior
steadiness - freedom from wavering or indecision; constancy of resolve or conduct; "He trusted her clear steadiness that she would do what she said"
sturdiness - resoluteness evidenced by strength of character; "sturdiness of moral principle"
stiffness - firm resoluteness in purpose or opinion or action; "a charming host without any touch of stiffness or pomposity"
bullheadedness, pigheadedness, self-will, stubbornness, obstinacy, obstinance - resolute adherence to your own ideas or desires
single-mindedness - characterized by one unified purpose
adamance, obduracy, unyieldingness - resoluteness by virtue of being unyielding and inflexible
decisiveness, decision - the trait of resoluteness as evidenced by firmness of character or purpose; "a man of unusual decisiveness"
determination, purpose - the quality of being determined to do or achieve something; firmness of purpose; "his determination showed in his every movement"; "he is a man of purpose"
steadfastness - steadfast resolution
irresoluteness, irresolution - the trait of being irresolute; lacking firmness of purpose

resoluteness

noun
Translations
ثَبات، عَزْم
odhodlanostrozhodnost
beslutsomhed
ákveîni, einbeitni

resoluteness

[ˈrezəluːtnɪs] Nresolución f, determinación f

resoluteness

nEntschlossenheit f; (of refusal, answer)Entschiedenheit f, → Bestimmtheit f

resoluteness

[ˈrɛzəluːtnɪs] n (frm) → risolutezza

resolution

(rezəˈluːʃən) noun
1. a firm decision (to do something). He made a resolution to get up early.
2. an opinion or decision formally expressed by a group of people, eg at a public meeting. The meeting passed a resolution in favour of allowing women to join the society.
3. resoluteness.
4. the act of resolving (a problem etc).
ˈresolute (-luːt) adjective
doing what one has decided to do, in spite of opposition, criticism etc. a resolute attitude.
ˈresolutely adverb
ˈresoluteness noun
resolve (rəˈzolv) verb
1. to make a firm decision (to do something). I've resolved to stop smoking.
2. to pass (a resolution). It was resolved that women should be allowed to join the society.
3. to take away (a doubt, fear etc) or produce an answer to (a problem, difficulty etc).
noun
1. determination to do what one has decided to do. He showed great resolve.
2. a firm decision. It is his resolve to become a director of this firm.
resolved (rəˈzolvd) adjective
determined. I am resolved to go and nothing will stop me.
References in classic literature ?
His uncompromising resoluteness in this respect accounts for much of the dulness which it is useless to try to deny in his work.
At the same time, he said: "The resoluteness of our response will determine how quickly we can return Russia to respect for the rule of international law".
The lesson to be learned from her activism is that all wrongs, big and small, against women emancipated and less free, must always be fought with vigour and resoluteness.
In words directed at His Highness the Amir, Guterres said it was his resoluteness that spurred the international community into action over Syria's refugee crisis, which he said would "never be forgotten.
If Faeldon has thousands of admirers in and around the bureaucracy, it is because of his apparent resoluteness - a firm stand that is enhanced by a formidable image.
Intelligence, wit, judgment courage, resoluteness and perseverance are doubtless in many respects good and desirable.
Thank You, Mohamed bin Zayed, for your leadership, your resoluteness and your passion.
But there's also resoluteness behind these poems, a willingness to hint at big themes--age, death, loss, independence, heaven, the auction block and the middle passage, and an encouragement to take a stand.
While presenting awards to staff, he specifically praised their resoluteness in bearing with the company throughout a challenging year and committing themselves to galvanizing all resources towards ensuring that the company's projects for the year were accomplished.
Even with our new defensive resoluteness, when faced with the fire power the elite can call up you need the luck of a pocketful of four-leaf clovers, particularly if you annoy them by scoring first.
We will continue to work with consistency and resoluteness to promote our common goals.
Counter-terrorism operations were a message to the international community about Turkey's resoluteness in fighting terrorism that threatens international and regional peace, Celik said.