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resolve
used in Main Street

4 uses
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1  —1 use as in:
How did you resolve the problem?
Definition
to solve a problem or settle a disagreement
  • But——Oh, is all life, always, an unresolved But?
    Chapter 34 (**% in)

There are no more uses of "resolve" flagged with this meaning in Main Street.

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  • She resolved to be so chilly that they would stay away.
    Chapter 20 (57% in)
  • Despite her flabby resolves she had not yet learned bridge.
    Chapter 7 (53% in)
  • As the train struck in among the hills she resolved, "I'm going to love the fine Will Kennicott quality that there is in Gopher Prairie.
    Chapter 34 (16% in)

There are no more uses of "resolve" in Main Street.

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