resistverbuk us /rɪˈzɪst/
- He couldn't resist embellishing the story of his accident a little.
- The town had been besieged for two months but still resisted the aggressors.
- They are bravely resisting subjugation by their more powerful neighbours.
- General Rattigan summoned reinforcements to help resist the attack.
- He usually resists attempts to introduce new procedures.