Usage:She couldnt resist making jokes about his deformity.
Usage:She didnt try to resist his attack.
He was charged with resisting arrest.
Usage:Fire bricks can resist heat.
Usage:Insects that have become resistant to D.D.T.
Usage:Prolonged illness has deprived him of resistance.
Usage:(physics)The opposition to a flow of electric current through a circuit
Usage:he encountered a general feeling of resistance from many citizens
Usage:A secret organization resisting the authorities,esp.in a country occupied by an enemy
a resistance fighter.
Usage:The demonstrators offered no resistance to the police.
Usage:While rowing upstream the boatman has to overcome the resistance of the water current.