Word of the Week 4th January 2016

Word of the Week 4th January 2016

Resolution

Definition:

1) A firm decision to do or not to do something.
2) The quality of being determined or resolute.
3) The action of solving a problem or contentious matter.
4) In chemistry; the process of reducing or separating something into constituent parts or components.
5) The smallest interval measurable by a telescope or other scientific instrument; the resolving power.

Example: Make a new years resolution to read every day.

Synonym: intention, resolve, decision, intent, aim, aspiration, design, purpose, plan.