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resolution
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Great Expectations
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resolution
Used in
Great Expectations
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  • The effort of resolution necessary to the achievement of this purpose I found to be quite awful.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • As I cleared, Joe cleared, and it seemed as though he had sympathetically arrived at a resolution too.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • When I got up in the morning, refreshed and stronger yet, I was full of my resolution to tell Joe all, without delay.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • But long after that, and long after I had heard the clinking of the teacups and was quite ready, I wanted the resolution to go down stairs.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The resolution I had made did not desert me, for, without uttering one vain word of appeal to him, I shouted out with all my might, and struggled with all my might.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • I had no claim, and I finally resolved, and ever afterwards abided by the resolution, that my heart should never be sickened with the hopeless task of attempting to establish one.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • On this first occasion of his producing it, I recalled how he had made me swear fidelity in the churchyard long ago, and how he had described himself last night as always swearing to his resolutions in his solitude.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: a New Year`s resolution
as in: a United Nations resolution
as in: Her resolution weakened.
as in: a dispute resolution fund
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