Definition of 'determination'
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Example sentences containing 'determination'
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They have that fierce determination, a daunting defence and the knack of winning without playing well. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Any banker will tell you that a successful takeover requires stealth, meticulous planning and steely determination. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Action planet Mars in your chart gives you a fresh surge of energy and determination. The Sun (2016)A steely determination came over me to earn back all that money from the joint account. The Sun (2016)I do have a lot of energy and determination. Times, Sunday Times (2017)What has really brought them together is the determination to derive something positive from it, to help others. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It showed employers my determination. The Sun (2016)Saturn in your sign links up with Mars and you have the determination and energy you need to get the family working as a team. The Sun (2016)The steely determination was always there,' he says. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Patience and determination will be the star prize. The Sun (2014)That amounted to effective access to a court for the determination of the legality of a direction. Times, Sunday Times (2013)We showed a great determination to win it. The Sun (2015)Your determination and energy are second to none. The Sun (2015)You can build good working relationships and also have a steely determination to succeed. The Sun (2014)You can only admire her courage and determination. Times, Sunday Times (2013)His stoicism and determination were something to behold. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Out of her misery has grown a fierce determination to stop the waste of more young lives. The Sun (2010)Most folk will admire your determination to stand on your own two feet. The Sun (2012)They saw a growing side which showed determination and resolve. The Sun (2011)You will have the extra energy and determination it takes to turn ambitions into action. The Sun (2013)Yet his steely determination may be enough to see his side through to their dream. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Good on her for showing courage and determination. The Sun (2011)My determination was more fierce than theirs. The Sun (2009)And that determination will stiffen the sinew and summon up the blood. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The fact that the goal is in sight shows his determination. The Sun (2010)You have the ideas plus the energy and determination to turn them into action. The Sun (2008)To do so he has had to show steely determination to keep his racing weight down. The Sun (2010)We have been proud to bring you their incredible stories of courage and determination for the past six years. The Sun (2013)Britain's democratic character derives from tolerance of minorities and a determination to face down xenophobia. Times, Sunday Times (2016)You've got the determination to turn something you make at home into a profitable sideline. The Sun (2013)It gave me a sense of purpose, a determination to do something different. The Sun (2014)Walking its entirety takes four or five months and resolute determination: only about half of those who set off will make it. Times, Sunday Times (2015)There is enormous strength and determination in that face but, more than that, there is vulnerability beneath the surface. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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Translations for 'determination'
British English: determination NOUN
Determination is the quality that you show when you have decided to do something and you will not let anything stop you.
Everyone concerned acted with great courage and determination.
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