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Definition of Resistant


  1. Making resistance; resisting.
  2. One who, or that which, resists.

Resistant Quotations

When antibiotics became industrially produced following World War II, our quality of life and our longevity improved enormously. No one thought bacteria were going to become resistant.
Bonnie Bassler

A prejudice, unlike a simple misconception, is actively resistant to all evidence that would unseat it.
Gordon W. Allport

People have always been resistant to change. If you go back to the 17th, 18th century, playing guitar was frowned upon. When rock n' roll first started, no one took it seriously.

Women's art, political art - those categorisations perpetuate a certain kind of marginality which I'm resistant to. But I absolutely define myself as a feminist.
Barbara Kruger

Historically speaking, institutions are slow to change and usually resistant to any sudden moves - churches especially so.
Gene Robinson
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Resistant Translations

resistant in Latin is lentus
resistant in Spanish is resistente
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