What does the word resolution mean?

Usage examples for resolution

  1. It goes like a sudden resolution to get out of this daily hurry and excitement. – Waiting for Daylight by Henry Major Tomlinson
  2. " No resolution can be taken as to that," said Cecil; " the death of the French king has very much altered such matters." – The Life of John of Barneveld, 1609-15, Volume I. by John Lothrop Motley Last Updated: February 7, 2009
  3. He had quite forgotten the resolution. – Her Infinite Variety by Brand Whitlock