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- 1. resolute (vs. irresolute), bent, bent on(predicate), dead set(predicate), out to(predicate), determined, desperate, do-or-die(prenominal), firm, steadfast, steady, stiff, unbendable, unfaltering, unshakable, unwavering, foursquare, hell-bent, single-minded, resolved, spartan, stalwart, stout, undaunted, undismayed, unshaken, undeterred, undiscouraged, brave#1, courageous, decisive, purposeful
- usage: firm in purpose or belief; characterized by firmness and determination; "stood resolute against the enemy"; "faced with a resolute opposition"; "a resolute and unshakeable faith"
- 2. unhesitating, resolute, decisive (vs. indecisive)
- usage: characterized by quickness and firmness; "his reply was unhesitating"
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