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Resist Meaning in Urdu

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• Resist

  1. (n.) Something that resists or prevents a certain action;
  2. (n.) A substance applied to a surface, as of metal, to prevent the action on it of acid or other chemical agent.
  3. (v. t.) To be distasteful to.
  4. (v. i.) To make opposition.
  5. (v. t.) To counteract, as a force, by inertia or reaction.
  6. (v. t.) To stand against; to withstand; to obstruct.
  7. (n.) A substance used to prevent a color or mordant from fixing on those parts to which it has been applied, either by acting machanically in preventing the color, etc., from reaching the cloth, or chemically in changing the color so as to render it incapable of fixing itself in the fibers.. The pastes prepared for this purpose are called resist pastes.
  8. (v. t.) To strive against; to endeavor to counteract, defeat, or frustrate; to act in opposition to; to oppose.

Balk, Baulk, Defy, Dissent, Fend, Jib, Protest, Refuse, Stand, Withstand,

• Resistance

  1. (n.) A means or method of resisting; that which resists.
  2. (n.) The act of resisting; opposition, passive or active.
  3. (n.) The quality of not yielding to force or external pressure; that power of a body which acts in opposition to the impulse or pressure of another, or which prevents the effect of another power; as, the resistance of the air to a body passing through it; the resistance of a target to projectiles.
  4. (n.) A certain hindrance or opposition to the passage of an electrical current or discharge offered by conducting bodies. It bears an inverse relation to the conductivity, -- good conductors having a small resistance, while poor conductors or insulators have a very high resistance. The unit of resistance is the ohm.

Immunity, Impedance, Opposition, Underground,

• Resistible

  1. (a.) Capable of being resisted; as, a resistible force.