Res·o·lute·ly, adv. In a resolute manner; with fixed purpose; boldly; firmly; steadily; with perseverance.
Some . . . facts he examines, some he resolutely denies. --Swift.
adv 1: showing firm determination or purpose; "she resolutely
refused to look at him or speak to him"; "he entered
the building resolutely" [ant: irresolutely]
2: with firmness; "`I will come along,' she said decisively"
[syn: decisively] [ant: indecisively]