Definisi 'resist'
English to English
noun
1 A substance used to prevent a color or mordant from fixing on those parts to which it has been applied, either by acting machanically in preventing the color, etc., from reaching the cloth, or chemically in changing the color so as to render it incapable of fixing itself in the fibers.. The pastes prepared for this purpose are called resist pastes.
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2 Something that resists or prevents a certain action;
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verb
3 elude, especially in a baffling way
Example:
• This behavior defies explanation
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4 stand up or offer resistance to somebody or something
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5 express opposition through action or words
Example:
• dissent to the laws of the country
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6 withstand the force of something
Example:
• The trees resisted her
• stand the test of time
• The mountain climbers had to fend against the ice and snow
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7 resist immunologically the introduction of some foreign tissue or organ
Example:
• His body rejected the liver of the donor
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8 refuse to comply
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9 To stand against; to withstand; to obstruct.
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10 To make opposition.
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More Word(s)
stand, buffer, fender, wing, give up, surrender, resistance, holdout, defender, withstander, immune, apply, lend oneself, defend, fight, fight back, fight down, oppose, contradict, disobey, react, stand out, stand up, outbrave, hold off, remain firm, strike, beggar,

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