What does the word resist mean?

    Part of speech: verb transitive, verb intransitive

  • To oppose or obstruct; withstand.

  • Part of speech: noun


  • Part of speech: noun

  • Resistance.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Resistible.

Usage examples for resist

  1. Who would dare to resist him? – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  2. I cannot resist these thoughts. – Raleigh by Edmund Gosse
  3. If you resist, you are a dead man. – The Freedmen's Book by Lydia Maria Child