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resist / resistirse a
resist   [rɪˈzɪst]
A. -transitive verb
(=oppose)   resistir(se) a
(=be unaffected by)   resistir
·to resist arrest
·resistirse a ser detenido,   oponer resistencia a la policía
·they resisted the attack vigorously
·resistieron vigorosamente el ataque
·we resist this change
·nos oponemos a este cambio
·to resist temptation
·resistir la tentaciónoun
·I couldn't resist buying it
·no me resistí a comprarlo
·I can't resist saying that ...
·no puedo resistir al impulso de decir que ...
·I can't resist squid
·me vuelven loco los calamares
·she can't resist sweets
·no puede resistirse a los dulces
B. -intransitive verb   resistir
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