Definitions For Resist


  • Withstand the force of something
  • Stand up or offer resistance to somebody or something
  • Express opposition through action or words
  • Refuse to comply
  • Elude, especially in a baffling way
  • Resist immunologically the introduction of some foreign tissue or organ
  • To fight against (something) : to try to stop or prevent (something)
  • To remain strong against the force or effect of (something) : to not be affected or harmed by (something)
  • To prevent yourself from doing something that you want to do

Is Resists a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Resist is worth 7 points in Scrabble and 7 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Resist in a Sentence

  • He was charged with resisting arrest.
  • These windows can resist very high winds.
  • The drug will help your body resist infection.

Synonyms for Resist

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