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withstand

verb [T]  /wɪθˈstænd, wɪð-/ ( past tense and past participle withstood  /wɪθˈstʊd, wɪð-/) us  
to receive without being changed or damaged by something powerful; bear: The building has to be strong enough to withstand severe winds and storms. Coaches have to be tough to withstand the constant pressure to win.
Translations of “withstand”
in Spanish resistirse (a), aguantar…
in French résister (à), soutenir…
in German widerstehen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 經受, 承受, 頂住…
in Russian выдержать, устоять…
in Turkish dayanmak, karşı koymak, direnmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 经受, 承受, 顶住…
in Polish wytrzymać, przetrwać…
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