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re·sist·ing

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  1. List of paraphrases for "resisting":

    resist, resistance, withstanding, boycott, resists

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How to use resisting in a sentence?

  1. Emine Gozde Sevim:

    My first impression was how resilient people were, no matter how sort of iron was the fist, the people just kept resisting. ... Overall, there was this hope and belief.

  2. Michael Graveley:

    Jacob Blake, while actively resisting, arms Jacob Blake with a knife, it's absolutely incontrovertible that Jacob Blake was armed with a knife during this encounter. ... All the discussion that Jacob Blake's unarmed contradicts even what Jacob Blake Jacob Blake has said multiple times.

  3. Agnes Callamard:

    The number of journalists identified as targets vividly illustrates how Pegasus is used as a tool to intimidate critical media. It is about controlling public narrative, resisting scrutiny, and suppressing any dissenting voice.

  4. Teto Wilson:

    But they had complete control of him. I didn't see him fighting. I didn't seem him resisting.

  5. Oscar Wilde:

    Woman begins by resisting a man's advances and ends by blocking his retreat.


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