His resoluteness and his determination inspired all around him.
His farewell look she felt to be steeled against her in its resoluteness, though weak in its long dwelling.
She was looking full at him now with all the Barrett resoluteness shining in her eyes.
You feel in the atmosphere the same tonic, puissant quality that is in the tilth, the same strength and resoluteness.
They are the elements that give flash to the eye, spring to the step, resoluteness to the languid and certainty to effort.
Will you in the plenitude of your might, and the resoluteness of kindled energy, will the extinction of those unruly passions?
There was a nasty look on his face, the look which in his character corresponded to Richard's resoluteness.
The training in resoluteness, therefore, finds highest value and significance in view of the religious life.
Unlike that of violence it certainly involves the exercise of restraint and patience: but it requires also resoluteness of will.
She admired that resoluteness which was so like him and herself as they used to be in those happy times before her marriage.
early 15c., "dissolved, of loose structure," also "morally lax," from Latin resolutus, past participle of resolvere "untie, unfasten, loose, loosen" (see resolution). Meaning "determined, decided, absolute, final" is from c.1500, especially in resolute answer, a phrase "common in 16th c." [OED]. From 1530s of persons. The notion is of "breaking (something) into parts" as the way to arrive at the truth of it and thus make the final determination (cf. resolution). Related: Resolutely; resoluteness.