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1. resolve

verb. ['riːˈzɑːlv'] bring to an end; settle conclusively.

Synonyms

  • terminate
  • judge
  • settle
  • adjudicate
  • decide
  • end

Antonyms

  • unthoughtfulness
  • uncleanliness
  • humility
  • thoughtfulness

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Words that Rhyme with Resolve

  • revolve
  • involve
  • dissolve
  • devolve
  • absolve
  • evolve

Example sentences of the word resolve


1. Verb, base form
Having a neutral third person helps you both see each other's point of view and resolve tricky issues.

2. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
These symptoms typically resolve in a few days to the first few weeks after starting a keto diet.

Quotes containing the word resolve


1. Fortunately analysis is not the only way to resolve inner conflicts. Life itself still remains a very effective therapist.
- Karen Horney

2. You know, real life doesn't just suddenly resolve itself. You have to keep working at it. Democracy, marriage, friendship. You can't just say, 'She's my best friend.' That's not a given, it's a process.
- Viggo Mortensen

3. I hope to use dialogue and culture as a means of bringing people of various cultures together, and using that as a way to resolve conflict.
- Herbie Hancock

2. resolve

verb. ['riːˈzɑːlv'] reach a conclusion after a discussion or deliberation.

Synonyms

  • determine
  • conclude
  • agree
  • square off
  • settle
  • square up
  • hold
  • concur

Antonyms

  • emotionality
  • communicativeness
  • seriousness
  • activeness

3. resolve

verb. ['riːˈzɑːlv'] reach a decision.

Synonyms

  • purpose
  • decide
  • make up one's mind

Antonyms

  • trustiness
  • untrustiness
  • unemotionality
  • indiscipline

4. resolve

verb. ['riːˈzɑːlv'] understand the meaning of.

Synonyms

  • lick
  • solve
  • puzzle out
  • work
  • work out
  • figure out

Antonyms

  • trust
  • masculinity
  • folly
  • untrustworthiness

5. resolve

noun. ['riːˈzɑːlv'] the trait of being resolute.

Synonyms

  • self-possession
  • will power
  • obduracy
  • firmness
  • bullheadedness
  • pigheadedness
  • trait
  • self-control
  • single-mindedness
  • resolution
  • obstinacy
  • unyieldingness
  • adamance
  • possession
  • sturdiness
  • stubbornness
  • resoluteness
  • self-command
  • firmness of purpose
  • steadiness
  • self-will
  • determination
  • willpower
  • steadfastness
  • purpose
  • decision
  • stiffness
  • decisiveness

Antonyms

  • indecision
  • irresoluteness
  • tractability
  • movableness

6. resolve

verb. ['riːˈzɑːlv'] find the solution.

Synonyms

  • reckon
  • factorize
  • compute
  • solve
  • calculate
  • work out
  • figure
  • factorise
  • cipher

Antonyms

  • conceit
  • distrust
  • generosity
  • resoluteness

7. resolve

verb. ['riːˈzɑːlv'] make clearly visible.

Synonyms

  • distinguish
  • spot
  • recognize
  • discern
  • make out
  • recognise
  • tell apart

Antonyms

  • cleanliness
  • altruism
  • wisdom
  • uncommunicativeness

8. resolve

noun. ['riːˈzɑːlv'] a formal expression by a meeting; agreed to by a vote.

Synonyms

  • written document
  • resolution
  • papers
  • document
  • declaration

Antonyms

  • unsteadiness
  • unstableness
  • movability
  • unsoundness

9. resolve

verb. ['riːˈzɑːlv'] cause to go into a solution.

Synonyms

  • cut
  • change integrity
  • run
  • melt down
  • dissolve
  • melt

Antonyms

  • attentiveness
  • frivolity
  • discipline
  • inactiveness
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