- The definition of resolute is being firm and unwavering in your convictions.
An example of resolute is when you just keep trying and trying to learn piano no matter what setbacks you face.
Origin of resoluteClassical Latin resolutus, past participle of resolvere: see re- and amp; solve
Origin of resoluteMiddle English, dissolved, dissolute, from Latin resolūtus, relaxed, past participle of resolvere, to relax, untie; see resolve.
(comparative more resolute, superlative most resolute)
From Latin resolutus (past participle of resolvÅ).