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resolution
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A Christmas Carol
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resolution
Used in
A Christmas Carol
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  • He resolved to lie awake until the hour was passed; and, considering that he could no more go to sleep than go to Heaven, this was perhaps the wisest resolution in his power.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • It gave him little surprise, however; for he had been revolving in his mind a change of life, and thought and hoped he saw his new-born resolutions carried out in this.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: a United Nations resolution
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