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The House of Mirth
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  • But today, at any rate, the tea could hardly be too strong: she counted on it to pour warmth and resolution into her empty veins.
  • She was frightened and yet stimulated by the reserved force of resolution which she felt within herself: she saw it was going to be easier, a great deal easier, than she had imagined.

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as in: a New Year's resolution Define
a firm decision to do something
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a formal expression of opinion arrived at by a group vote
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as in: a dispute resolution fund Define
a solution or outcome
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