Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR RESOLUTIONS

By her assistance he strengthened all his resolutions, and gave vigour to the heroism of his mind.

He was on fire with a lust for action as he made his resolutions.

Her death did not weaken my resolutions nor slacken my ardour.

Before the pressing objections of his friend he pretended to be shaken in his resolutions.

Miss Snowden solemnly read the concluding paragraph of the resolutions.

Then the former went on with the reading of the "resolutions."

These resolutions were passed, and the deputies from Acanthus rose again.

These resolutions passed, they caused a proclamation by herald to be made for their enforcement.

These three went and announced the resolutions passed by the army.

But what was the contemporary significance of these resolutions?