Definition of 'resolute'
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You've got to be strong and resolute but still have the open mind to go and play your own game. The Sun (2016)In public, she remained resolute. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They were organised in midfield and resolute in defence. Times, Sunday Times (2012)This resolute belief in the way the game should be played extended into her somewhat solitary retirement. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Our political and financial commitment to defending our nation remains resolute. Times, Sunday Times (2009)It was a resolute and determined performance. Times, Sunday Times (2015)These are exciting times which must be matched by political foresight and resolute action. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They do not have the necessary width to open up resolute defences. Times, Sunday Times (2012)In a tentative first half neither side was able to dismantle resolute defences. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Found it difficult to get through a resolute defence though. The Sun (2014)But his direct running on the wing would test the most resolute defence. Times, Sunday Times (2013)But all were also flattered by the absence of resolute defence. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Australia surged back and reduced the deficit with six minutes remaining but failed to breach a resolute defence. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The conflict was finally won by a combination of good intelligence and resolute action to sustain the civilian population. Times, Sunday Times (2008)But there is no doubt that earlier and more resolute action would have saved us all a lot of pain. Times, Sunday Times (2011)We all remain resolute and determined. The Sun (2009)He had to take resolute action. Nemesis: The Battle for Japan, 194445 (2007)If it were, it surely would have remained resolute when challenged. Times, Sunday Times (2010)He remained resolute in opposing the duties after consulting Deripaska. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Despite the pleas of his family to save himself, he remained resolute. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Your mind is clear, your mood resolute and action replaces waiting and wondering. The Sun (2009)It is the only way to explain such a disastrous performance by their defence on a night it needed to be strong and resolute. The Sun (2015)I remain resolute in my claim that it incorrectly distributed the death benefits. Times, Sunday Times (2008)This was its first serious challenge and the Government proved to be decisive and resolute on an important but emotive issue. Times, Sunday Times (2010)York were resolute and strong. The Sun (2013)The economic moment of May 2010 was one that demanded a strong and resolute government. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The British will remain together, resolute and strong. The Sun (2013)
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British English: resolute ADJECTIVE
If you describe someone as resolute, you approve of them because they are very determined not to change their mind or not to give up a course of action.
Voters perceive him as a decisive and resolute international leader.
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