English Thesaurus

Synonyms of 'determined'

(adjective) 
Definition
firmly decided
He is making a determined effort to regain lost ground.
Synonyms
resolute
a decisive and resolute international leader
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firm
He held a firm belief in the afterlife.
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dogged
through sheer dogged determination
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fixed
people who have fixed ideas about things
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constant
The temperature should be kept more or less constant.
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persistent
He phoned again this morning – he's very persistent.
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stalwart
a stalwart supporter of the colonial government
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persevering
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single-minded
a single-minded determination to win
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purposeful
She had a purposeful air.
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tenacious
He is regarded as a persistent and tenacious interviewer.
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undaunted
Although the forecast was for rain, the crowd were undaunted.
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strong-willed
He is a very determined and strong-willed person.
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steadfast
He remained steadfast in his belief that he had done the right thing.
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unwavering
She has been encouraged by the unwavering support of her family.
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immovable
On one issue, however, she was immovable.
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unflinching
The armed forces had pledged their unflinching support and loyalty.
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strong-minded
She is a strong-minded, independent woman.

Additional synonyms

in the sense of constant
Definition
unchanging
The temperature should be kept more or less constant.
in the sense of dogged
Definition
obstinately determined
through sheer dogged determination
in the sense of firm
Definition
having determination or strength
He held a firm belief in the afterlife.

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