The Countess deftly steered the lifeboat, a resolute and unlikely vision in her ermine and pearls.
If Murad is a hero, perhaps Bayley is right: it is simply because he is resolute.
Romney went with “resolute,” and Newt Gingrich said “cheerful.”
“Understand the shades of gray in between where I can be resolute and I can still talk,” Voss advises.
resolute political will and courageous leadership can bridge this gap with respect to both Israel-Palestine and Iran.
Mitcham looked at the others and saw that they were resolute.
This indicates their resolute enmity to me, and as resolute favour to Solmes.
It is not of ourselves we can be strong and resolute enough, but of grace.
That he killed a mutineer is proof of his resolute adherence to discipline.
Her head erect, calm, resolute, she seems to challenge their questions.
early 15c., "dissolved, of loose structure," also "morally lax," from Latin resolutus, past participle of resolvere "untie, unfasten, loose, loosen" (see resolution). Meaning "determined, decided, absolute, final" is from c.1500, especially in resolute answer, a phrase "common in 16th c." [OED]. From 1530s of persons. The notion is of "breaking (something) into parts" as the way to arrive at the truth of it and thus make the final determination (cf. resolution). Related: Resolutely; resoluteness.