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a position reached after consideration

Synonyms for resolution

a formal expression by a meeting

the ability of a microscope or telescope to measure the angular separation of images that are close together

finding a solution to a problem

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something settled or resolved

(computer science) the number of pixels per square inch on a computer-generated display

the subsidence of swelling or other signs of inflammation (especially in a lung)

(music) a dissonant chord is followed by a consonant chord

a statement that solves a problem or explains how to solve the problem

a decision to do something or to behave in a certain manner

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Well, it will be all the easier to keep the resolution," argued Peter.
It's a very good resolution and one everybody ought to make.
I'm jealous sometimes, too," confessed Sara Ray, "and so my first resolution will be 'I shall try not to feel jealous when I hear the other girls in school describing all the sick spells they've had.
The committee insist," he said, "on my proposing one of the Resolutions.
Fortified by these letters, and aided by Miss Pink's indignation, Hardyman pressed his proposal on Isabel with renewed resolution.
and doubly accursed Albert de Malvoisin, who withheld me from the resolution I had formed, of hurling back the glove at the face of the superstitious and superannuated fool, who listened to a charge so absurd, and against a creature so high in mind, and so lovely in form as thou art
I have assailed thy resolution in vain, and mine own is fixed as the adamantine decrees of fate.
But we have no fair ground for entertaining unfavourable auguries concerning Arthur Donnithorne, who this morning proves himself capable of a prudent resolution founded on conscience.
Behind this explicit resolution there lay an implicit one.
exclaimed a Sovereign Elector, on hearing the resolutions read, "what a loss to the nation
Hence it follows that those things he does one day he undoes the next, and no one ever understands what he wishes or intends to do, and no one can rely on his resolutions.
If there be no penalty annexed to disobedience, the resolutions or commands which pretend to be laws will, in fact, amount to nothing more than advice or recommendation.
This simple proposition will teach us how little reason there is to expect, that the persons intrusted with the administration of the affairs of the particular members of a confederacy will at all times be ready, with perfect good-humor, and an unbiased regard to the public weal, to execute the resolutions or decrees of the general authority.
what should be leaving my room, as I advanced to enter it, but--well, it's no use, resolutions are all very well, but facts are facts, especially when they're natural, and here was I face to face with the most natural little natural fact, and withal the most charming and merry-eyed, that-- well, in short, as I came to enter my room I was confronted by the roundest, ruddiest little chambermaid ever created for the trial of mortal frailty.
In each of the latter, the efficacy of the federal resolutions depends on the subsequent and voluntary resolutions of the states composing the union.