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resolve
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All Quiet on the Western Front
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  • The column marches on, straight ahead, the figures resolve themselves into a block, individuals are no longer recognisable, the dark wedge presses onward, fantastically topped by the heads and weapons floating on the milky pool.
  • The national feeling of the tommy resolves itself into this—here he is.
  • With our young, awakened eyes we saw that the classical conception of the Fatherland held by our teachers resolved itself here into a renunciation of personality such as one would not ask of the meanest servants—salutes, springing to attention, parade-marches, presenting arms, right wheel, left wheel, clicking the heels, insults, and a thousand pettifogging details.

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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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