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resolution

res·o·lu·tion

resolution

 
pronunciation:
re z lu shn
part of speech: noun
definition 1: strong purpose or determination.
It takes resolution to get through medical school.
synonyms:
determination, resolve
similar words:
purpose, will
definition 2: a sincere promise to oneself to do something.
My dad made a resolution to give up snacks, and so far he has kept to it.
similar words:
pledge, promise, vow
definition 3: something officially decided upon by a group or organization.
The town council quickly passed a resolution to combat litter.
similar words:
act
definition 4: a solution or end to an argument or other conflict.
I was glad that we found a resolution to the problem.
synonyms:
solution