One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
In an admirably purposeful, determined, and unwavering manner.‘she resolutely refused to be bullied by those around her’as submodifier ‘the staff remained resolutely loyal’
- ‘Academically trained and inclined, the Boston painter was resolutely out of step with his times.’
- ‘The story is set resolutely in the present.’
- ‘The problem with such a resolutely intellectualising approach to the history of museums is that the history itself is extremely partial.’
- ‘Australian films were resolutely populist in this period.’
- ‘Though the presentation was resolutely low-tech, the blocking was complicated and well rehearsed.’
- ‘The conference, like the concept of ecological design itself, ran the gamut from the supremely practical to the resolutely idealistic.’
- ‘I haven't gotten a grasp on all the nominees yet, but so far I'm resolutely not surprised across the board.’
- ‘She walks resolutely away, conscious of being spied upon by a ghostly face at every window.’
- ‘Although resolutely cheerful in his reworking of genres, he retains traces of the anxiety and high-minded intent of his predecessors.’
- ‘The painting's subject matter has, in subsequent years, been much disputed, or perhaps it is more accurate to say, resolutely evaded.’
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