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Synonyms for resolve
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. resoluteness, firmness, firmness of purpose, resolve, resolution(noun)

    the trait of being resolute

    "his resoluteness carried him through the battle"; "it was his unshakeable resolution to finish the work"

    Synonyms:
    steadiness, firmness of purpose, resolving power, solving, resolving, resolution, resoluteness, result, solvent, soundness, declaration, answer, settlement, firmness, closure, solution

  2. resolution, declaration, resolve(verb)

    a formal expression by a meeting; agreed to by a vote

    Synonyms:
    firmness of purpose, result, solving, answer, resolution, resoluteness, announcement, solvent, proclamation, annunciation, resolving, declaration, contract, resolving power, firmness, closure, solution, settlement

  3. decide, settle, resolve, adjudicate(verb)

    bring to an end; settle conclusively

    "The case was decided"; "The judge decided the case in favor of the plaintiff"; "The father adjudicated when the sons were quarreling over their inheritance"

    Synonyms:
    settle, judge, descend, make up, patch up, nail down, sink, settle down, go down, square off, answer, solve, subside, root, determine, purpose, steady down, go under, conclude, reconcile, fall, finalise, ensconce, dissolve, get back, adjudicate, conciliate, make up one's mind, decide, square up, locate, break up, try, finalize, take root

  4. conclude, resolve(verb)

    reach a conclusion after a discussion or deliberation

    Synonyms:
    decide, settle, break up, solve, close, reason, dissolve, conclude, answer, adjudicate, purpose, reason out

  5. purpose, resolve(verb)

    reach a decision

    "he resolved never to drink again"

    Synonyms:
    decide, propose, settle, break up, solve, aim, purpose, purport, dissolve, conclude, answer, adjudicate

  6. answer, resolve(verb)

    understand the meaning of

    "The question concerning the meaning of life cannot be answered"

    Synonyms:
    decide, dissolve, respond, settle, reply, solve, serve, purpose, adjudicate, do, conclude, break up, answer, suffice

  7. resolve(verb)

    make clearly visible

    "can this image be resolved?"

    Synonyms:
    purpose, settle, break up, decide, solve, conclude, answer, adjudicate, dissolve

  8. resolve, solve(verb)

    find the solution

    "solve an equation"; "solve for x"

    Synonyms:
    purpose, figure out, settle, break up, decide, solve, conclude, lick, work, answer, puzzle out, work out, adjudicate, clear, dissolve

  9. dissolve, resolve, break up(verb)

    cause to go into a solution

    "The recipe says that we should dissolve a cup of sugar in two cups of water"

    Synonyms:
    fragmentise, settle, decompose, collapse, solve, interrupt, melt, crash, dismiss, split up, pick, disband, dismantle, break up, recess, answer, fade away, part, crock up, fragmentize, sever, purpose, fragment, conclude, split, adjourn, disperse, separate, disrupt, take apart, dissolve, thaw, cut off, crack, adjudicate, break apart, fade out, decide, dissipate, scatter, break down, calve, disassemble, unthaw, dispel, dethaw, break, crack up, unfreeze

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. resolve(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    analyze, decompose, decompound

  2. resolve(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    disentangle, interpret, decipher, unravel, explain, unfold

  3. resolve(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    reduce, change

  4. resolve(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    (Math.) solve, find the answer to

  5. resolve(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    (Med.) disperse, scatter

  6. resolve(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    (Legislation.) declare

  7. resolve(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    intend, purpose, decide, determine, conclude, form a resolution, make up one's mind, take one's stand, come to a determination

  8. resolve(n.)

    Synonyms:
    intention, resolution, determination, fixed purpose

  9. resolve(n.)

    Synonyms:
    declaration (by a legislature or an organized body), resolution

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. resolve(n)

    Synonyms:
    resolution, determination, intention, purpose, design

  2. resolve(v)

    Synonyms:
    determine, dissolve, liquefy

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How to use resolve in a sentence?

  1. Aleksandar Vucic:

    Our experts are working and going through all the contracts, we will try to resolve all eventual difficulties and problems on the basis of partners.

  2. Domingo Hernandez:

    The union has voted to strike on June 14 because of the negative attitude of the company to resolve workers' demands, despite the decision to strike, we maintain an open door to dialogue. A solution to avoid the strike lies with the company.

  3. Richard Horsey:

    You have a three-pronged hit to the banking system, the pre-existing problems with the banks, which will be all the more difficult to resolve now; you have the economic impact of the coup which has produced a virtual hard stop to the economy without any kind of ability by the regime to manage that or inject stimulus; and then you have the banking sector strike itself.

  4. Emeasoba George:

    True greatness or prominence is only achieved by doing and living in the will of God. Oh! yes, the scripture says promotion or upliftment doesn't come from east, west, north or south. Rather, promotion or prominence solely comes from God, scripture reference (Psalms 75 : 6). That evidently infers, it's God or his will that determines the fate of every human. Therefore, if he (God) has destined you for greatness or prominence. Mark my words, you must be great or prominent in life. Yes! It is a matter of time. And then, your greatness or prominence will turn out to become a reality. But provided you will resolve to walk and indulge in his (God's) will and not at all in your own will.

  5. Li Bin:

    We are taking measures to satisfy people's need for drugs, especially to resolve issues of high-priced patented drugs and patients unable to afford medicines.

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Translations for resolve

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  • حلArabic
  • resolució, resoldre, solucionarCatalan, Valencian
  • vyřešitCzech
  • lösen, auflösenGerman
  • disolver, resolución, resolverSpanish
  • päättää, ratkaista, selvittääFinnish
  • résoudreFrench
  • scaoilIrish
  • megold, megfejt, elhatározHungarian
  • menyelesaikanIndonesian
  • risolvereItalian
  • 決定する, 解く, 決心する, 分解Japanese
  • 해결하다Korean
  • proponoLatin
  • opnieuw, beslissen, oplossen, zich, vastbeslotenheid, besluiten, voornemen, wilskrachtDutch
  • rozwiązać, postanawiać, rozwiązywać, postanowićPolish
  • resolverPortuguese
  • rezolva, conchide, hotărîRomanian
  • решать, решительность, решиться, решимость, решаться, решить, смелостьRussian
  • beslutsamhet, lösa, resolvera, besluta, lösa omSwedish
  • పరిష్కరించు, పరిష్కరించడానికిTelugu
  • вирішитиUkrainian

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