Translation of "resistance" - English-Turkish dictionary


noun [ U, no plural ] uk us /rɪˈzɪstəns/

when people disagree with a change, idea, etc and refuse to accept it

karşı koyma, muhalefet, direnç, direnme
resistance to political change

when someone fights against someone who is attacking them

karşı koyma, mücadele etme, direnç gösterme, dayanma
She didn't put up much resistance (= fight).

the ability of your body to not be affected by illnesses

vücut direnci, hastalıklara karşı koyma
Cold weather may lower the body's resistance to infection.

(Translation of “resistance” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)