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resistance US English

The refusal to accept or comply with something; the attempt to prevent something by action or argument

resistance US Thesaurus

resistance to change

pièce de résistance US English

(Especially with reference to creative work or a meal) the most important or remarkable feature

resistance movement in resistance US English

A secret organization resisting authority, especially in an occupied country

the Resistance in resistance US English

The underground movement formed in France during World War II to fight the German occupying forces and the Vichy government

passive resistance US English

Nonviolent opposition to authority, especially a refusal to cooperate with legal requirements

resistance level US English

An upper price level for a security or commodity that is repeatedly reached but not exceeded due to resistance from the market

resistance thermometer US English

An instrument used to measure a change in temperature by its effect on the electrical resistance of a platinum or other metal wire

pièce de résistance US Thesaurus

this scampi is Chef Gautier's pièce de résistance

the path of least resistance US English

An option avoiding difficulty or unpleasantness; the easiest course of action

nonresistance US English

The practice or principle of not resisting authority, even when it is unjustly exercised

the path of least resistance in resistance US English

An option avoiding difficulty or unpleasantness; the easiest course of action

the path or line of least resistance in resistance US English

An option avoiding difficulty or unpleasantness; the easiest course of action