Definition of resolute in English:
Admirably purposeful, determined, and unwavering: she was resolute and unswerving
More example sentences
- Throughout she remained resolute in her determination to find the information she sought.
- I was just as resolute in my determination to spend Christmas with my fiancée.
- It is important to be firm, resolute and committed to get through the first stage.
determined, purposeful, resolved, adamant, single-minded, firm, unswerving, unwavering, steadfast, staunch, stalwart, unfaltering, unhesitating, persistent, indefatigable, tenacious, strong-willed, unshakable;
stubborn, dogged, obstinate, obdurate, inflexible, intransigent, implacable, unyielding, unrelenting;
spirited, brave, bold, courageous, plucky, indomitable
informal gutsy, gutty, spunky, feisty
Late Middle English (in the sense 'paid', describing a rent): from Latin resolutus 'loosened, released, paid', past participle of resolvere (see resolve).
Words that rhyme with resoluteirresolute
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