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resolution
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Crime and Punishment
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resolution
Used in
Crime and Punishment
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  • Her resolution had been taken.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Yet he still thought highly of his own resolution in lifting Dounia to his level and regarded it as something heroic.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Here we see resolution in the first stage, but resolution of a special kind: he resolved to do it like jumping over a precipice or from a bell tower and his legs shook as he went to the crime.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Here we see resolution in the first stage, but resolution of a special kind: he resolved to do it like jumping over a precipice or from a bell tower and his legs shook as he went to the crime.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • I am sorry, too, that with all the energy and resolution in protesting—which she has already shown once—she has little self-reliance, little, so to say, independence, so as to break free from certain prejudices and certain foolish ideas.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • We may note in passing, one peculiarity in regard to all the final resolutions taken by him in the matter; they had one strange characteristic: the more final they were, the more hideous and the more absurd they at once became in his eyes.  (not reviewed by editor)

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