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resolve
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The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
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  • Tom resolved that he would never trust a man like that again.
  • They inwardly resolved to watch him nights, when opportunity should offer, in the hope of getting a glimpse of his dread master.
  • The other pirates envied him this majestic vice, and secretly resolved to acquire it shortly.
  • So they inwardly resolved that so long as they remained in the business, their piracies should not again be sullied with the crime of stealing.
  • She resolved to let him get whipped on the damaged spelling-book’s account, and to hate him forever, into the bargain.
  • They resolved to keep a lookout for that Spaniard when he should come to town spying out for chances to do his revengeful job, and follow him to "Number Two," wherever that might be.

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  • She resolved to never drink again.
  • She never waivered in her resolve to attend a good college.

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