Definitions and translations for "resolve"

Definition of resolve

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Verb
1. To find a solution to (a problem).
2. To reduce to simple or intelligible notions; to make clear or certain; to unravel; to explain.
To resolve a riddle
3. To solve again.
I’ll have to resolve the equation with the new values.
4. To make a firm decision to do something.
I resolve to finish this work before I go home.
5. To determine or decide in purpose; to make ready in mind; to fix; to settle.
He was resolved by an unexpected event.
6. To come to an agreement or make peace; patch up relationship, settle differences, bury the hatchet.
After two weeks of bickering, they finally resolved their differences.
7. To break down into constituent parts; to decompose; to disintegrate; to return to a simpler constitution or a primeval state.
8. To cause to perceive or understand; to acquaint; to inform; to convince; to assure; to make certain.
9. To cause a chord to go from dissonance to consonance.
10. To find the IP address of a hostname, or the entity referred to by a symbol in source code; to look up.
11. To melt; to dissolve; to liquefy or soften (a solid).
12. To melt; to dissolve; to become liquid.
13. To liquefy (a gas or vapour).
14. To disperse or scatter; to discuss, as an inflammation or a tumour.
15. To relax; to lay at ease.
16. To separate racemic compounds into their enantiomers.
Noun
17. Determination, will power.
It took all my resolve to go through with it.
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English - English - resolve

Pronunciation
n. firm decision, ruling; decisiveness, resoluteness, determination
v. determine, decide; solve, find a solution; separate into constituent parts
v. solve, settle, clear up; remove, annul; resolve, figure out

English - Spanish - resolve

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s. decisión
v. resolver, acordar, decidir, determinar; solucionar, analizar, despejar, dilucidar, estudiar en sus partes

English - French - resolve

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n. résolution; détermination, décision ferme
v. déterminer; décider; résoudre; adopter; séparer; dissiper, se résorber; prendre la résolution

English - German - resolve

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n. Entschluß; Entschlossenheit
v. entschliessen; lösen, beilegen; trennen

English - Indonesian - resolve

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n. keputusan, resolusi, ketetapan, ketetapan hati, keteguhan hati
v. memutuskan, memecahkan, menyelesaikan, menjelaskan, membagi, memisahkan, berubah

English - Italian - resolve

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s. risoluzione, determinazione, decisione, fermo proposito; risolutezza, fermezza
v. decidere, stabilire, determinare; risolvere, definire; deliberare; (rifl) trasformarsi, diventare; (Parl, rifl) costituirsi in; (Chim) scomporre, scindere

English - Polish - resolve

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n. postanowienie, decyzja
v. rozkładać, rozpuszczać, analizować, rozwiązać, postanowić, skraplać, rozkład: ulec rozkładowi, uchwalać, zadecydować, przemieniać się, zresorbować się {med.}, sprowadzać się do, rozłożyć, rozwiązywać, skroplić, uchwalić

English - Portuguese - resolve

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s. resolução, determinação
v. resolver, decidir; solver, solucionar; pacificar; separar

English - Romanian - resolve

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n. hotărâre, tărie de caracter
v. decide, hotărî, rezolva, descompune, dezintegra, transforma, dezintegra: se dezintegra, transforma: se transforma, resorbi: se resorbi

English - Russian - resolve

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с. решение, намерение; решительность
г. решать, принимать решение, выносить резолюцию; разлагать, растворять, распадаться; рассасывать, рассасываться

English - Turkish - resolve

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f. çözmek, ayırmak, tahlil etmek, analizini yapmak, dönüştürmek, haline getirmek, halletmek, çözümlemek, gidermek, karar vermek, karara bağlamak, karara varmak, azmetmek, aklına koymak, ayrışmak, dönüşmek
i. karar, azim, niyet, önerge, yasa teklifi

English - Ukrainian - resolve

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n. рішення, намір, резолюція, розкладання
v. вирішувати, зважуватися, резолюція: ухвалювати резолюцію, розкладати, розкладатися, вирішити, наважуватися

English - Dutch - resolve

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zn. besluit, vastberadenheid
ww. oplossen; besluiten, beslissen; ophelderen; scheiden

English - Greek - resolve

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ρήμ. αποφασίζω, αναλύω, διαλύομαι, ξεμπερδεύω

English - Arabic - resolve

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‏قرار، تصميم‏
‏قرر، حل، حلل، إعتزم، صرف، بدد، حل عقدة الرواية، نحل، عقد النية على، صمم، فصل‏

English - Chinese - resolve

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(名) 决定之事, 坚决, 决心
(动) 使分解, 解决, 解析; 决心, 决定; 分解, 解体; 决议, 作出正式决定; 消退

English - Chinese - resolve

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(名) 決定之事, 堅決, 決心
(動) 使分解, 解決, 解析; 決心, 決定; 分解, 解體; 決議, 作出正式決定; 消退

English - Hindi - resolve

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n. संकल्प, ठानना, निश्चय करना
v. अलगाना, भाग करना, ठानना, निश्चय करना, विश्लेषण करना, विभक्त करना, समाधान करना

English - Japanese - resolve

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(動) 決心する, 決意する; 決議する; 解決する
(名) 決心, 決意; 決断力

English - Korean - resolve

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명. 결심, 결단; 결단력, 확고함
동. 결심하다, 결정하다; 풀다, 해결하다; 용해하다

English - Vietnamese - resolve

Pronunciation
n. sự quyết định, sự quyết tâm, sự quyết ý
v. dung giải, phân giải, làm tan ra, làm tiêu độc, giải quyết, quyết định, quả quyết, quyết tâm
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Verb forms for resolve
Present participle: resolving
Present: resolve (3.person: resolves)
Past: resolved
Future: will resolve
Present conditional: would resolve
Present Perfect: have resolved (3.person: has resolved)
Past Perfect: had resolved
Future Perfect: will have resolved
Past conditional: would have resolved