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  • Then I shall reconsider my resolution about going out.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • It was as well for his resolution, perhaps, for her pleading face was one which it was hard to resist.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • She is swift in making up her mind and fearless in carrying out her resolutions.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • From the lower part of the face he appeared to be a man of strong character, with a thick, hanging lip, and a long, straight chin suggestive of resolution pushed to the length of obstinacy.  (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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