Die Übersetzung von "resist" - Englisch-Spanisch-Wörterbuch


verb uk /rɪˈzɪst/ us /rɪˈzɪst/

to stop yourself from doing something that you want to do

resistir(se) (a)
I can’t resist eating chocolate.

to refuse to accept something and try to stop it from happening

resistir(se), oponerse a
The president is resisting calls for him to resign.

to fight against someone or something that is attacking you

resistir(se), oponerse a
British troops resisted the attack for two days.

(Die Übersetzung von "resist" von Cambridge Englisch-Spanisch-Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)


verb /rəˈzist/

to fight against, usually successfully

resistir (a)
The soldiers resisted the enemy attack
He tried to resist arrest
It’s hard to resist temptation.

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.

to be unaffected or undamaged by

a metal that resists rust/acids.
resistance noun

the act of resisting

The army offered strong resistance to the enemy
(also adjective) a resistance force.

the ability or power to be unaffected or undamaged by something

resistance to disease.

(physics ) the force that one object, substance etc exerts against the movement of another object etc.

resistant adjective

This breed of cattle is resistant to disease
heat-resistant table-mats.
resistor noun

(physics) a device used to provide resistance in an electrical circuit

The resistor controls the current flow through the LED.

(Die Übersetzung von "resist" von PASSWORT Englisch-Spanisch-Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)