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To read the report of a discussion in which arguments for and against are presented, in which a subject has been covered from different points of view, with new ideas advanced - this is far more instructive than to read a brief account of the resolution passed on the matter.
Fredrik Bajer

Meaning of "resolution" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF RESOLUTION

resolution  [ˌrɛzəˈluːʃən] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF RESOLUTION

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Resolution is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES RESOLUTION MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Resolution

Resolution may refer to: ▪ Resolution, a measure of digital audio quality ▪ Resolution, the statement which is debated in policy debate ▪ Resolution, a written motion adopted by a deliberative body ▪ Resolution, a rule of inference used for automated theorem proving ▪ Resolution, the replacement of one longum with two brevia ▪ Resolution, the move of a note or chord from dissonance to consonance ▪ New Year's resolution, a commitment that an individual makes at New Year's Day ▪ Chiral resolution, a process in stereochemistry for the separation of racemic compounds into their enantiomers ▪ Resolution, a Douglas DC-6 aircraft, BCPA Flight 304, which crashed near San Francisco in 1953 ▪ Resolution, an early steam engine at Coalbrookdale...

Definition of resolution in the English dictionary

The first definition of resolution in the dictionary is the act or an instance of resolving. Other definition of resolution is the condition or quality of being resolute; firmness or determination. Resolution is also something resolved or determined; decision.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH RESOLUTION


ablution
əˈbluːʃən
absolution
ˌæbsəˈluːʃən
Aleutian
əˈluːʃən
antipollution
ˌæntɪpəˈluːʃən
coevolution
kəʊˌiːvəˈluːʃən
convolution
ˌkɒnvəˈluːʃən
counter-revolution
ˌkaʊntəˌrɛvəˈluːʃən
devolution
ˌdiːvəˈluːʃən
dilution
daɪˈluːʃən
dissolution
ˌdɪsəˈluːʃən
evolution
ˌiːvəˈluːʃən
high-resolution
haɪ ˌrezəˈluːʃən
involution
ˌɪnvəˈluːʃən
irresolution
ɪrˌrɛzəˈluːʃən
macroevolution
ˌmækrəʊˌiːvəˈluːʃən
microevolution
ˌmaɪkrəʊˌiːvəˈluːʃən
pollution
pəˈluːʃən
revolution
ˌrɛvəˈluːʃən
solution
səˈluːʃən
volution
vəˈluːʃən

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE RESOLUTION

resolder
resole
resolidify
resolubility
resoluble
resolubleness
resolubly
resolute
resolutely
resoluteness
resolutioner
resolutionist
resolutive
resolvability
resolvable
resolvableness
resolve
resolved
resolvedly
resolvedness

WORDS THAT END LIKE RESOLUTION

accreditation
attribution
caution
constitution
contribution
diminution
distribution
execution
First Amendment of the Constitution
high resolution
institution
New Year resolution
persecution
Poisson distribution
prosecution
prostitution
reconstitution
redistribution
restitution
retribution
substitution

Synonyms and antonyms of resolution in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «RESOLUTION»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «resolution» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of resolution

Translation of «resolution» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF RESOLUTION

Find out the translation of resolution to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of resolution from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «resolution» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

决议
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

resolución
570 millions of speakers

English

resolution
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

संकल्प
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

قَرَار
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

резолюция
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

resolução
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

সমাধান
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

résolution
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

resolusi
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Entschlossenheit
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

決意
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

결심
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Résolusi
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

nghị quyết
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

தீர்மானம்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

ठराव
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

çözüm
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

risoluzione
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

postanowienie
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

рішення
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

hotărâre
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

αποφασιστικότητα
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

resolusie
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

upplösning
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

besluttsomhet
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of resolution

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «RESOLUTION»

The term «resolution» is very widely used and occupies the 2.955 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «RESOLUTION» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about resolution

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10 QUOTES WITH «RESOLUTION»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word resolution.
1
Ashanti
A New Year's resolution that I can never keep? To be able to make decisions.
2
Fredrik Bajer
To read the report of a discussion in which arguments for and against are presented, in which a subject has been covered from different points of view, with new ideas advanced - this is far more instructive than to read a brief account of the resolution passed on the matter.
3
Marsha Blackburn
Can any of us even imagine, after Pearl Harbor, President Roosevelt suggesting we negotiate a resolution or that we could simply prosecute those involved? Of course it is unimaginable. We are right to be in the Middle East, and we are right to treat this as the war it is.
4
Hjalmar Branting
We must remember that the people for whom this change represents a first taste of freedom and a new and brighter future did not allow their resolution to falter, no matter how great the suffering by which they bought this independence.
5
Edgar Bronfman, Sr.
A peaceful resolution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict will likely depend to a great extent on the economic development of a future Palestinian state. As I have argued before, private sector investment - especially in the West Bank - is going to prove crucial in creating the right political and social context for peace.
6
Tucker Carlson
I have no way of knowing how people really feel, but the vast majority of those I meet couldn't be nicer. Every once in a while someone barks at me. My New Year's resolution is not to bark back.
7
John Cena
People can say whatever they want about the sport of bodybuilding, but to get prepared to do a contest or even think about doing a contest, or even to get into decent shape, it requires a certain amount of discipline, and it comes from taking a new year's resolution to a lifestyle.
8
Carlton Cuse
We feel like 'Lost' deserved a real resolution, not a 'snow globe, waking up in bed, it's all been a dream, cut to black' kind of ending. We thought that would be kind of a betrayal to an audience that's been on this journey for six years. We thought that was not the right ending for our show.
9
Paul Dano
In tragedy, it's hard to find a good resolution; it's not black and white: it's a big fog of gray.
10
Mike DeWine
Judges need to restrict themselves to the proper resolution of the case before them. They need to avoid the temptation to set broad policy.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «RESOLUTION»

Discover the use of resolution in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to resolution and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
The Resolution for Men
Presents a resolution for Christian men that identifies important characteristics for success in faith, family, and fatherhood, and provides biblical references and advice on achieving these personal standards.
Stephen Kendrick, Alex Kendrick, Randy C. Alcorn, 2011
2
Squirrel's New Year's Resolution
Squirrel cannot think of a New Year's resolution until she realizes that by helping her friends, she has made one after all.
Pat Miller, 2010
3
Culture and Conflict Resolution
The book explores divergent theories of social conflict and differing strategies that shape the conduct of diplomacy, and examines the role that culture has (and has not) played in conflict resolution.
Kevin Avruch, 1998
4
The Resolution for Women
Layered with biblical truth and seasoned with encouragement, The Resolution for Women will inspire the woman you see in the mirror to trust God's perfect plan for her life, resolving to become "purposefully feminine, surprisingly satisfied, ...
Priscilla Evans Shirer, 2011
5
Conflict Resolution
Conflict Resolution is the first book to provide specific mediation skills and managerial tools for successfully preventing, managing, and resolving workplace conflicts.
Daniel Dana, 2000
6
The Handbook of Conflict Resolution: Theory and Practice
Praise for The Handbook of Conflict Resolution "This handbook is a classic. It helps connect the research of academia to the practical realities of peacemaking and peacebuilding like no other.
Peter T. Coleman, Morton Deutsch, Eric C. Marcus, 2014
7
Barriers to Conflict Resolution
Presenting theories about why humankind, despite its efforts for peace, is in a perpetual state of conflict, the members of the Stanford Center on Conflict and Negotiation consider the obstacles to and processes for harmonious communication
Kenneth Joseph Arrow, 1995
8
The Resolution of Conflict: Constructive and Destructive ...
The basic question to which this book is addressed is not how to eliminate or prevent conflict but rather how to make it productive, or minimally, how to prevent it from being destructive.
Morton Deutsch, 1977
9
Alternative Dispute Resolution: The Litigator's Handbook
This book examines various ADR practices, giving you the information you need to evaluate each technique and successfully apply them. Includes numerous checklists, practice tips and sample agreements.
Nancy F. Atlas, Stephen K. Huber, E. Wendy Trachte-Huber, 2000
10
The Handbook of Dispute Resolution
This volume is an essential, cutting-edge reference for all practitioners, students, and teachers in the field of dispute resolution. Each chapter was written specifically for this collection and has never before been published.
Michael L. Moffitt, Robert C. Bordone, 2012

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «RESOLUTION»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term resolution is used in the context of the following news items.
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US circulates United Nations resolution ​Iran nuclear deal
UNITED NATIONS -- U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power distributed a draft U.N. resolution on Wednesday to members of the Security ... «CBS News, Jul 15»
2
Boy Scouts Panel Adopts Resolution To Allow Gay Scout Leaders
The executive committee of the Boy Scouts of America has unanimously adopted a resolution that would allow gay adults to serve as Scout leaders, ending a ... «NPR, Jul 15»
3
Russia vetoes Srebrenica genocide resolution at UN
The vote was delayed a day as Britain and the US tried to persuade Russia not to veto the resolution, which would have also condemned denial that the 1995 ... «The Guardian, Jul 15»
4
UN Security Council rejects Palestinian resolution
The UN Security Council has rejected a resolution demanding an end to the Israeli occupation of the Palestinian territories within three years. Jordan submitted ... «BBC News, Dec 14»
5
4 Ways To Make Your New Year's Resolutions Stick In 2015
As the new year approaches, many people begin scrambling to list all the things they're going to do to make 2015 their best year ever. Despite the high hopes ... «Forbes, Dec 14»
6
Palestinians seek to move forward on UN resolution
The Palestinian leadership on Monday presented changes to a UN draft resolution on statehood that could come up for a vote at the Security Council as early as ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Dec 14»
7
European Parliament resolution on recognition of Palestine statehood
The resolution reiterates that Israeli settlements are illegal under international law, calls on the EU to become a genuine facilitator in the Middle East peace ... «European Parliament, Dec 14»
8
Israel, Palestinians gird for showdown over UN resolution on …
Israel and the Palestinians are girding for a showdown at the United Nations this week over a resolution that would recognize a Palestinian state and demand an ... «Washington Post, Dec 14»
9
MEPs zero in on internet search companies and clouds
The resolution underlines that “the online search market is of particular importance in ensuring competitive conditions within the digital single market” and ... «EU News, Nov 14»
10
North Korea Acts to Stop UN Resolution on Rights
This time, however, a resolution that could hold North Korean leaders accountable for egregious rights violations, notably a prosecution for crimes against ... «New York Times, Nov 14»

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