resist


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Synonyms for resist

oppose

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  • accept
  • welcome
  • yield to
  • submit to
  • surrender to
  • give in to
  • succumb to
  • cave in to
  • acquiesce to

fight against

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refrain from

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withstand

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cannot resist

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Synonyms for resist

to oppose actively and with force

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to take a stand against

Synonyms for resist

elude, especially in a baffling way

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withstand the force of something

resist immunologically the introduction of some foreign tissue or organ

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refuse to comply

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In the final, Team Resist were forced to rally from behind to secure the title after they fell to team Wazee who had dominated the first quarter, taking a slim 11-8 lead.
Brian Kipkemoi said: "Siaya just showed you that Kenyans will resist you.
Palestinians must resist the illegal settlements in Palestine until people get their land and their dignity back.
Resist 65 is a zinc primer that provides excellent protection to steel substrates exposed to corrosive environment.
learn to use new materials, resists and dyes on silk.
The Chem Resist fertilizer mixing vessel is fitted with a sturdy self priming pump and a spurge pipe to mix the tank content water and solid fertiliser.
I urge the Senate who support this reform remain strong to resist pressure from those who want to preserve the status quo, to resist on behalf of their citizens and their country.
And if an extra dash of drama is what you are after, swap your lengthening formula for the Extreme Resist Volume Mascara for a night on the town.
Likewise, those who were asked to resist the treat activated health goals.
Debris formed in these operations is a primary source of contamination in the later resist coating and exposure processes.
Once the circuit is etched, the resist must be removed by using peroxymonosulfuric acid (produced by mixing sulfuric acid with hydrogen peroxide).
The extruded products are said to withstand extreme temperatures of -40[degrees]F to +400[degrees]F, resist attack by over 750 corrosive chemicals and liquids (including oil, gasoline, hydraulic fluids, hydrocarbon solvents and sulfuric acid), resist the effects of thermal cycling and exhibit excellent abrasion resistance, according to the company.
The question is whether or not the defendant used force in resisting the lawful arrest, and I find that he did resist, using force.
From her results, she speculates that the Polypterus and Eusthenopteron pattern successfully resists the stresses that arise during slurping, while the Phonerpeton and Acanthostega pattern would better resist the stresses during grab-and-bite dining.
Accomplishing this means to resist current trends toward further professionalization and specialization in the field.