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resolute
used in The Hunchback of Notre Dame

3 uses
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Definition
firm in purpose or belief
  • This reflection having brought him to a decision, he plunged resolutely into the small black doorway, and began the ascent of the spiral of Saint-Gilles, which leads to the upper stories of the tower.
    2.7.4 — Vol 2 Bk 7 Chpt 4 — ANARKH (13% in)
  • Then the scholar said, with an air which was both grave and resolute: "Well, brother, I am sorry to be obliged to tell you that very fine offers and propositions are being made to me in another quarter.
    2.10.2 — Vol 2 Bk 10 Chpt 2 — Turn Vagabond (76% in)
  • There was a moment when even the most resolute trembled.
    2.10.4 — Vol 2 Bk 10 Chpt 4 — An Awkward Friend (86% in)

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