Synonyms and Antonyms of resolution
1 a position arrived at after consideration <her resolution to become a vegetarian is based on what she recently learned about modern farming practices> Synonyms award, call, conclusion, deliverance, determination, diagnosis, judgment (or judgement), opinion, decision, verdictRelated Words behest, charge, commandment, decree, dictate, directive, edict, instruction, mandate, order, word; last word, say-so; adjudication, disposition, doom, finding, ruling, sentence; choice, option, selection; consensus; belief, conviction, eye, feeling, mind, notion, persuasion, sentiment, viewNear Antonyms deadlock, draw, halt, stalemate, standoff, tie
2 firm or unwavering adherence to one's purpose <that athlete's resolution to win is amazing> Synonyms decidedness, decision, decisiveness, determinedness, firmness, granite, purposefulness, resoluteness, determination, resolve, stick-to-itivenessRelated Words doggedness, obduracy, obdurateness, obstinacy, obstinateness, perseverance, persistence, persistency, stubbornness, tenaciousness, tenacity; certainty, certitude, confidence, sureness; alacrity, eagerness, gameness, readiness; backbone, fortitude, grit, iron, pluck, sandNear Antonyms doubt, incertitude, indetermination, uncertainty; aversion, disinclination, indisposition, reluctance, unwillingnessAntonyms hesitation, indecision, indecisiveness, irresoluteness, irresolution, vacillation
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