Translations for resistrɪˈzɪst

1

resist(verb)

to fight against, usually successfully

The soldiers resisted the enemy attack; He tried to resist arrest; It's hard to resist temptation.

2

resist(verb)

to be able to stop oneself doing, taking etc (something)

I couldn't resist kicking him when he bent down; I just can't resist strawberries.

3

resist(verb)

to be unaffected or undamaged by

a metal that resists rust/acids.

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