adj ~ (in sth) having or showing great determination or firmness 坚决的; 坚定的; 有决心的
*a resolute refusal, approach, measure 断然的拒绝、坚决的手段、果断的措施
* be resolute in one's demands for peace 坚决要求和平.
1400-1500; Language: Latin;Origin:
, past participle of resolvere; RESOLVE1
doing something in a very determined way because you have very strong beliefs, aims etc
≠ irresolute resolute opposition resolute leadership She remained resolute in her belief that the situation would improve.>resolutelyadv Mia resolutely refused to talk about her illness.
1. She was a resolute woman. 她是一个果敢的女人。