Video: pronunciation of 'resist'
They always resisted pressure from the suits. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Resist the temptation to push him away. The Sun (2016)Police accounts often say that suspects were shot after they resisted arrest. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Resist the temptation to open the oven door again until the cooking time is up. The Sun (2016)It was all about a shadowy cabal who resist urges from their earth mother not to make war on their enemies. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Resist the urge for instant gratification. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He resisted arrest and was tasered. The Sun (2016)Resist outside attempts to muscle in on your original ideas, stick to your schedule. The Sun (2017)This trend must be resisted in favour of the authentic name, as used here. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Now, though, the modernday player no longer resists change so much. The Sun (2016)Who could resist the urge to follow her? Times, Sunday Times (2015)Yet civil servants and their unions fiercely resist job cuts. Times, Sunday Times (2009)But she insists she will resist any attempts to change her looks in search of further success. The Sun (2008)Which of them get that chance will depend on which side can resist that temptation. Times, Sunday Times (2013)She remains an "independent mind" who resists "generally accepted ideas. Berthe Morisot (1990)You have a more flexible view of your future and welcome changes instead of resisting them. The Sun (2016)We must resist the urge to mould people into the way things have always been done. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Resist the urge to take control and lead it yourself. Christianity Today (2000)He called on the southern nations to resist further spending cuts. Times, Sunday Times (2013)We should always resist the temptation to claim more for sport than it deserves. Times, Sunday Times (2012)There can be no hidden determination to resist the change. The Guide to Greatness in Sales (1994)This is an argument that must be resisted. Times, Sunday Times (2008)We are carrying out an inquiry to see whether he should be placed under investigation for resisting arrest. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The first was the obvious one about resisting peer pressure but the second was the importance of kindness. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He is alleged to have resisted arrest after failing a breath test and was taken away in handcuffs. The Sun (2013)But our union takes the view that it is our job to expose and resist attempts to privatise jobs. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Open letters signed by individuals or groups are an important way for civilians to resist dictatorship and fight for freedom. Times, Sunday Times (2009)He drags himself out of bed with a look of dismay and resists attempts to urge him to make haste. Words Of Love: Passionate Women from Heloise to Sylvia Plath (2006)Would their fair skins resist the cruel attack of an African sun? Travels with Rosinante (1990)We must resist it, fight it and defeat it. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The stronger they are, the more chance they have of resisting attack. Times, Sunday Times (2009)They are resisting calls to cut rents, sources said. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Somehow she suggests that she is simultaneously resisting and accepting, moving forward and moving backward, melting and icing up. Times, Sunday Times (2006)
很常使用。在柯林斯辞典中， resist 是4千个最常用词之一。
英式英语: resist /rɪˈzɪst/ VERB
If you resist a change, you refuse to accept it and try to prevent it.
The prime minister resisted demands for his resignation.
- 美式英语: resist
- 阿拉伯语: يُقاوِمُ
- 巴西葡萄牙语: resistir
- 简体中文: 抵抗
- 克罗地亚语: opirati se
- 捷克语: bránit se změně, plánu
- 丹麦语: modstå
- 荷兰语: weerstaan
- 欧洲西班牙语: resistir
- 芬兰语: vastustaa vastustella
- 法语: résister
- 德语: widerstehen
- 希腊语: αντιστέκομαι
- 意大利语: resistere
- 日语: 抵抗する
- 韩语: 저항하다
- 挪威语: motstå
- 波兰语: oprzeć się
- 欧洲葡萄牙语: resistir
- 罗马尼亚语: a se împotrivi
- 俄语: сопротивляться
- 西班牙语: resistir
- 瑞典语: göra motstånd
- 泰语: ต่อต้าน
- 土耳其语: direnmek
- 乌克兰语: опиратися
- 越南语: chống lại
resist 的定义—— 柯林斯 英语词典
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