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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The exertion of opposite effort or effect.

Usage examples (31)
  • Highly developed spirits often encounter resistance from mediocre minds.
  • He encountered a general feeling of resistance from many citizens
  • The enemy offered little resistance
  • The reference to resistance is code for Hamas and Hizbullah to prepare to get active again. for more
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