- 1 [crimen/problema] to solve; [asunto/conflicto] to resolve, settle unas dificultades que estoy tratando de resolver some difficulties that I am trying to solve o sort out a ver si me resuelves una duda I wonder if you could clear up one point for me tiene resuelto su futuro his future is settled
- 2 (decidir) to decide ¿qué has resuelto? what have you decided? el gol que resolvió el partido [lenguaje periodístico/journalese] the goal that decided o settled the game resolver +
infto decide o resolve to + infresolvieron no comunicarles los resultados they decided o resolved not to tell them the results
resolverse v pron
- to decide se resolvieron por la segunda opción or a favor de la segunda opción they decided on the second option se resolvieron a aceptar la propuesta they decided o resolved o made up their minds to accept the proposal no se resuelve a abandonarlo she can't bring herself to leave him
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