resilience

Part of speech: noun

The act, power, or result of springing back to a former position; vigorous elasticity.

Part of speech: adjective

Resilient.

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Usage examples "resilience":

  1. It took a long time to do this, for there is a deal of resilience in the Slav, and his soul remains his own even under much persecution. - "From a Terrace in Prague", Lieut.-Col. B. Granville Baker.