- showing firm determination or function
- In a resolute fashion with fixed function boldly firmly steadily with perseverance
- In a resolute way; with fixed function; boldly; firmly; steadily; with persistence.
(adv.) In a resolute way; with fixed function; boldly; solidly; steadily; with tenacity.
Personally a devout Catholic and opposed in principle to the spread of sectarianism in Poland, Sigismund was nevertheless too wise and just to permit the persecution of non-Catholics;' and in Lithuania, where a fanatical Catholic minority of magnates dominated the senate, he resolutely upheld the rights of his Orthodox subjects.