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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 res·o·lute /ˈrɛzəˌlut, lət/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Res·o·lute n.
 1. One who is resolute; hence, a desperado. [Obs.]
 2. Redelivery; repayment. [Obs.] “Yearly resolutes, deductions, and payments.”

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Res·o·lute a.
 1. Having a decided purpose; determined; resolved; fixed in a determination; hence, bold; firm; steady.
 Edward is at hand,
 Ready to fight; therefore be resolute.   --Shak.
 2. Convinced; satisfied; sure. [Obs.]
 3. Resolving, or explaining; as, the Resolute Doctor Durand. [Obs.]
 Syn: -- Determined; decided; fixed; steadfast; steady; constant; persevering; firm; bold; unshaken.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: firm in purpose or belief; characterized by firmness and
             determination; "stood resolute against the enemy";
             "faced with a resolute opposition"; "a resolute and
             unshakeable faith" [ant: irresolute]
      2: characterized by quickness and firmness; "his reply was
         unhesitating" [syn: unhesitating]