the action of opposing something that you disapprove or disagree with
- "he encountered a general feeling of resistance from many citizens"
the condition in which an organism can resist disease
- "Some bacteria are resistant to penicillin so that a new medication needs to be made to kill them."
- immunitet [ medicin ]
Electrical resistance is a ratio of the degree to which an object opposes an electric current through it, measured in ohms.
- resistans [ fysik ]
any mechanical force that tends to retard or oppose motion
group action in opposition to those in power; a secret group organized to overthrow a government or occupation force
- "The government was not ready for resistance from the unions."
an unwillingness to bring repressed feelings into conscious awareness
- "Her resistance to cooperate made it difficult for the psychologist to find the underlying issues of his patient's eating disorders."