[noun] the trait of being resolute; firmness of purpose; "his resoluteness carried him through the battle"; "it was his unshakeable resolution to finish the work" Synonyms:resoluteness, firmness, resolution
[verb] bring to an end; settle conclusively; "The case was decided"; "The judge decided the case in favor of the plaintiff"; "The father adjudicated when the sons were quarreling over their inheritance" Synonyms:decide, settle, adjudicate
[verb] reach a conclusion after a discussion or deliberation Synonyms:conclude
[verb] reach a decision; "he resolved never to drink again" Synonyms:purpose
[verb] understand the meaning of; "The question concerning the meaning of life cannot be answered" Synonyms:answer
[verb] make clearly visible; "can this image be resolved?"
[verb] find the solution; "solve an equation"; "solve for x" Synonyms:solve
[verb] cause to go into a solution; "The recipe says that we should dissolve a cup of sugar in two cups of water" Synonyms:dissolve, break up