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resist

1. verb prevent yourself from doing or having sth2. verb oppose3. verb repel4. verb withstand the effects of5. verb MED keep illness at bay6. noun barrier substance 1 verb prevent yourself from doing or having sth
TRANSITIVEdiúltaigh do PhrV  c m ucuir suas doI couldn't resist the chocolate ní fhéadfainn diúltú don tseacláidhe couldn't resist a smile b'éigean dó miongháire a dhéanamh, rinne sé miongháire dá ainneointhey couldn't resist the urge to throw things bhí fíbín orthu ag caitheamh rudaí, ní fhéadfaidís stopadh ag caitheamh rudaíif you can resist looking at it más féidir leat gan breathnú air
INTRANSITIVEdiúltaigh verb  c m uwhen offered a glass, I couldn't resist nuair a tairgeadh gloine dom, ní fhéadfainn diúltú; nuair a tairgeadh gloine dom, ní fhéadfainn cur suas dihe knew it was risky but he just couldn't resist bhí a fhios aige go raibh sé contúirteach ach ní raibh neart aige air
2 verb oppose
TRANSITIVEcuir in aghaidhcuir in éadancuir i gcoinneit was fiercely resisted by the public chuir an pobal ina aghaidh go láidir
INTRANSITIVEan fód a sheasamhcos a chur i dtacahe has always resisted sheas sé an fód i gcónaíthe unions resisted chuir na ceardchumainn ina choinne
Taispeáin iontráil iomlán 
3 verb repel TRANSITIVEseas in aghaidhan fód a sheasamh in aghaidhthey resisted the initial attack sheas siad an fód in aghaidh an chéad ionsaíhe was cautioned for resisting arrest tugadh rabhadh dó as cur in aghaidh a ghabhála 4 verb withstand the effects of TRANSITIVEseas verb  c m uthese plants can resist the cold tá seasamh ag na plandaí seo in aghaidh an fhuachta 5 verb MED keep illness at bay TRANSITIVEseas in aghaidhtroid verb  c m uto resist infection ionfhabhtú a throid 6 noun barrier substancefriotán masc1  c m u