HyperDic: resistive

English > 2 senses of the word resistive:
ADJECTIVEpertresistiveexhibiting or relating to electrical resistance
allresistive, insubordinate, resistantdisposed to or engaged in defiance of established authority
English > resistive: 2 senses > adjective 1, pert
MeaningExhibiting or relating to electrical resistance.
Example"resistive load"
Spanishresistente
Nounsresistance, resistivitya material's opposition to the flow of electric current
English > resistive: 2 senses > adjective 2
Meaningdisposed to or engaged in defiance of established authority.
Synonymsinsubordinate, resistant
Broaderdefiant, noncompliantboldly resisting authority or an opposing force
Spanishinsubordinado, provocador, resistente, resistivo
Verbsresiststand up or offer resistance / resistance to somebody or something
resistrefuse to comply
resistexpress opposition through action or words / words

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