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1. resistance

noun. ['rɪˈzɪstəns, riːˈzɪstəns'] the action of opposing something that you disapprove or disagree with.

Synonyms

  • action
  • lockout
  • opposition
  • anti-takeover defense

Antonyms

  • non-involvement
  • engagement
  • non-engagement
  • attendance

Etymology

  • résistance (French)

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  • self-subsistence
  • coexistence
  • subsistence
  • consistence
  • resistence
  • persistence
  • outdistance
  • insistence
  • existence
  • assistance
  • distance

2. resistance

noun. ['rɪˈzɪstəns, riːˈzɪstəns'] any mechanical force that tends to retard or oppose motion.

Synonyms

  • acoustic impedance
  • mechanical phenomenon
  • friction
  • rubbing
  • retarding force
  • acoustic reactance
  • acoustic resistance

Antonyms

  • abnormality
  • fullness
  • wetness
  • unsoundness

Etymology

  • résistance (French)

3. resistance

noun. ['rɪˈzɪstəns, riːˈzɪstəns'] a material's opposition to the flow of electric current; measured in ohms.

Synonyms

  • ohmic resistance
  • electrical resistance
  • electrical phenomenon
  • ohmage
  • electric resistance
  • resistivity

Antonyms

  • astigmatism
  • safety
  • improvement
  • stigmatism

Etymology

  • résistance (French)

4. resistance

noun. ['rɪˈzɪstəns, riːˈzɪstəns'] the military action of resisting the enemy's advance.

Synonyms

  • action

Antonyms

  • nonattendance
  • disassembly

Etymology

  • résistance (French)

5. resistance

noun. ['rɪˈzɪstəns, riːˈzɪstəns'] group action in opposition to those in power.

Synonyms

  • group action
  • defiance
  • rebellion
  • sales resistance
  • rebelliousness
  • dissent
  • insubordination
  • obstructionism
  • confrontation
  • dispute
  • opposition
  • objection
  • protest

Antonyms

  • involvement
  • competition
  • participation
  • subordination

Etymology

  • résistance (French)

6. resistance

noun. ['rɪˈzɪstəns, riːˈzɪstəns'] (psychiatry) an unwillingness to bring repressed feelings into conscious awareness.

Synonyms

  • unwillingness

Antonyms

  • agreement
  • agonist

Etymology

  • résistance (French)

7. resistance

noun. ['rɪˈzɪstəns, riːˈzɪstəns'] the capacity of an organism to defend itself against harmful environmental agents.

Synonyms

  • capacity

Antonyms

  • innocence
  • disorderliness

Etymology

  • résistance (French)

8. resistance

noun. ['rɪˈzɪstəns, riːˈzɪstəns'] (medicine) the condition in which an organism can resist disease.

Synonyms

  • condition
  • immunogenicity
  • natural immunity
  • immunity
  • acquired immunity
  • status

Antonyms

  • comfort
  • orderliness
  • tonicity
  • soundness

Etymology

  • résistance (French)

9. resistance

noun. ['rɪˈzɪstəns, riːˈzɪstəns'] an electrical device that resists the flow of electrical current.

Synonyms

  • electrical device
  • potential divider
  • rheostat
  • variable resistor
  • circuit
  • voltage divider
  • electric circuit
  • resistor
  • electrical circuit
  • ballast
  • barretter

Antonyms

  • obedience
  • compliance
  • agree
  • assent

Etymology

  • résistance (French)

10. sales

noun. ['ˈseɪlz'] income (at invoice values) received for goods and services over some given period of time.

Synonyms

  • gross revenue
  • gross sales

Antonyms

  • outdo
  • vanquish
  • outpace
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