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RESOLVE





Definition:

  1. [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

  2. [noun] a formal expression by a meeting; agreed to by a vote
    Synonyms: resolution, declaration

  3. [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

  4. [verb] reach a conclusion after a discussion or deliberation
    Synonyms: conclude

  5. [verb] reach a decision; "he resolved never to drink again"
    Synonyms: purpose

  6. [verb] understand the meaning of; "The question concerning the meaning of life cannot be answered"
    Synonyms: answer

  7. [verb] make clearly visible; "can this image be resolved?"

  8. [verb] find the solution; "solve an equation"; "solve for x"
    Synonyms: solve

  9. [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

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