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re·sist·ed

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  1. List of paraphrases for "resisted":

    withstood, stood, repulsed, resistance, boycott, combated

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How to use resisted in a sentence?

  1. Ying Ma:

    While these victories reflect the voters’ will to stand for equal rights time and time again at the ballot box, proponents of racial discrimination have resisted at every turn, they now fear that the high court’s decision to strike down racial preferences would take effect across the country not just in select states.

  2. Alice Wells:

    There's a method here to Chinese operations and it is that constant aggression, the constant attempt to shift the norms, to shift what is the status quo, that has to be resisted whether it's in the South China Sea... or whether it's in India's own backyard.

  3. Joshua Gotbaum:

    The (Department of Labor) has always viewed its job under ERISA as policing employers, so they have resisted moving from policing employers to policing financial service providers. That's a necessary step in order to get to any Secure Choice plan.

  4. Victor Filella:

    Small concessions don't mean we have a healthy secularity, it's a testament that the Church has not been extinguished but rather has resisted and is gaining ground as the pressure has decreased.

  5. Jack Petocz:

    On the day of protest, they tried to take away our Pride flags and stop us from distributing them at the event, i resisted, because Pride flags are a symbol of our community, of our embrace of our queerness, and when you have these bills trying to target and silence queer youth, I didn't understand. I thought it was irrational to try to take away our Pride flags at a rally that is about anti-gay legislation.


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