Resolution

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Resolution->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ determination
determination
will
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ iron will
iron will
unconquerable will
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ will of one's own
will of one's own
decision
resolution
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ backbone
backbone
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ clear grit
clear grit
true grit
grit
=>(U.S.& Can.)
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ sand
sand
strength of mind
strength of will
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ resolve
resolve
&c.(intent) 620
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ firmness
firmness
&c.(stability) 150
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ energy
energy
manliness
vigor
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ game
game
pluck
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ resoluteness
resoluteness
&c.(courage) 861
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ zeal
zeal
&c. 682
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ aplomb
aplomb
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ desperation
desperation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ devotion
devotion
devotedness
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ mastery over self
mastery over self
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ self control
self control
self command
self possession
self reliance
self government
self restraint
self conquest
self denial
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ moral courage
moral courage
moral strength
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ perseverance
perseverance
&c. 604a
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ tenacity
tenacity
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ obstinacy
obstinacy
&c. 606
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ bulldog
bulldog
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ British lion
British lion
PARAG:Resolution->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ have determination
have determination
&c.->N.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ know one's own mind
know one's own mind
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ be resolved
be resolved
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ make up one's mind
make up one's mind
will
resolve
determine
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ decide
decide
&c.(judgment) 480
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ form a determination
form a determination
come to a determination
come to a resolution
come to a resolve
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ conclude
conclude
fix
seal
determine once for all
bring to a crisis
drive matters to an extremity
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ take a decisive step
take a decisive step
&c.(choice) 609
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ take upon oneself
take upon oneself
&c.(undertake) 676
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ devote oneself to
devote oneself to
give oneself up to
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ throw away the scabbard
throw away the scabbard
kick down the ladder
nail one's colors to the mast
set one's back against the wall
set one's teeth
put one's foot down
take one's stand
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ stand firm
stand firm
&c.(stability) 150
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ steel oneself
steel oneself
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ stand no nonsense
stand no nonsense
not listen to the voice of the charmer
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ buckle to
buckle to
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ buckle oneself put one's shoulder to the wheel
buckle oneself put one's shoulder to the wheel
lay one's shoulder to the wheel
set one's shoulder to the wheel
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ put one's heart into
put one's heart into
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ run the gauntlet
run the gauntlet
make a dash at
take the bull by the horns
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ rush in medias res
rush in medias res
plunge in medias res
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ go in for
go in for
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ insist upon
insist upon
make a point of
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ set one's heart upon
set one's heart upon
set one's mind upon
GRP: \\ V \\ 4
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ stick at nothing
stick at nothing
stop at nothing
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ make short work of
make short work of
&c.(activity) 682
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ not stick at trifles
not stick at trifles
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ go all lengths
go all lengths
go the limit
???>*
go the whole hog
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ persist
persist
&c.(persevere) 604a
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ go through fire and water
go through fire and water
ride the tiger
ride in the whirlwind and direct the storm
PARAG:Resolution->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ resolved
resolved
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ determined
determined
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ strong-willed
strong-willed
strong-minded
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ resolute
resolute
&c.(brave) 861
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ self-possessed
self-possessed
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ decided
decided
definitive
peremptory
tranchant
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ unhesitating
unhesitating
unflinching
unshrinking
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ firm
firm
iron
gritty
=>(U.S.)
indomitable
game to the backbone
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ inexorable
inexorable
relentless
not to be shaken
not to be put down
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ tenax propositi
tenax propositi
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ inflexible
inflexible
&c.(hard) 323
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ obstinate
obstinate
&c. 606
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ steady
steady
&c.(persevering) 604a
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ earnest
earnest
serious
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ set upon
set upon
bent upon
intent upon
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 3
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ steel against
steel against
proof against
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ in utrumque paratus
in utrumque paratus
PARAG:Resolution->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ resolutely
resolutely
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ in earnest
in earnest
in good earnest
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ seriously
seriously
joking apart
earnestly
heart and soul
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ on one's mettle
on one's mettle
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ manfully
manfully
like a man
with a high hand
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ with a strong hand
with a strong hand
&c.(exertion) 686
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 2 \\ at any rate
at any rate
at any risk
at any hazard at any price
at any cost
at any sacrifice
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 2 \\ at all hazards
at all hazards
at all risks
at all events
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 2 \\ a bis ou a blanc
a bis ou a blanc
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 2 \\ cost what it may
cost what it may
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 2 \\ coute
coute
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 2 \\ a tort et a travers
a tort et a travers
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 2 \\ once for all
once for all
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 2 \\ neck or nothing
neck or nothing
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 2 \\ rain or shine
rain or shine

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