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resolute
used in The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

3 uses
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Definition
firm in purpose or belief
  • Did I not tell you how quick and resolute she was?
    Adventure I — A Scandal in Bohemia (97% in)
resolute = firm in purpose or belief
  • She has the face of the most beautiful of women, and the mind of the most resolute of men.
    Adventure I — A Scandal in Bohemia (38% in)
  • There is ever a flaw, however, in the best laid of human plans, and the murderers of John Openshaw were never to receive the orange pips which would show them that another, as cunning and as resolute as themselves, was upon their track.
    Adventure V — The Five Orange Pips (99% in)

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