Definitions of resist:
  • verb:   refuse to comply
  • verb:   resist immunologically the introduction of some foreign tissue or organ
  • verb:   withstand the force of something
    Example: "The trees resisted her"
  • verb:   stand up or offer resistance to somebody or something
  • verb:   express opposition through action or words
  • verb:   elude, especially in a baffling way

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