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resolute
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The House of Mirth
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  • She rose and laid her resolute hands on Miss Farish’s shoulders.
  • Her habit of resolutely facing the facts, in her rare moments of introspection, did not now allow her to put any false gloss on the situation.
  • Mrs. Fisher gathered up her floating implications in a resolute grasp.
  • "Yes; that’s what I do mean," he answered resolutely.
  • She had resolutely refused Gerty’s offer of hospitality.
  • He put it from him with sudden loathing, and setting his lips, addressed himself resolutely to what remained of his task.
  • Chance encounters, or even the repeated mention of her name, would send his thoughts back into grooves from which he had resolutely detached them; whereas, if she could be entirely excluded from his life, the pressure of new and varied impressions, with which no thought of her was connected, would soon complete the work of separation.

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  • She stood resolute as some complained that she was asking too much of the team.
  • She has a resolute and unshakeable faith in his character.

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