Bedeutung von “resist” im Essential American English Dictionary


verb us /rɪˈzɪst/

to stop yourself from doing something that you want to do:

I can’t resist eating chocolate.

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

The President is resisting calls for him to resign.

to fight against someone or something that is attacking you:

British troops resisted the attack for two days.

(Definition von “resist” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)