[non-ri-zis-tuh nt] /ˌnɒn rɪˈzɪs tənt/
not able, conditioned, or constructed to withstand the effect of something, as a disease, a specific change in temperature, or harsh treatment; susceptible to damage or ill effects.
not ; passively obedient.
a person who does not resist force.
a person who maintains that violence or established authority, even when tyrannical, should not be resisted by force.
incapable of resisting something, such as a disease; susceptible
(history) (esp in 17th-century England) practising passive obedience to royal authority even when its commands were unjust
nonresistant non·re·sis·tant (nŏn’rĭ-zĭs’tənt)
[rez-uh-loo-shuh n] /ˌrɛz əˈlu ʃən/ noun 1. a formal expression of opinion or intention made, usually after voting, by a formal organization, a legislature, a club, or other group. Compare , . 2. the act of or determining upon an action, course of action, method, procedure, etc. 3. a ; a decision or determination: to […]
[rez-uh-nuh nt] /ˈrɛz ə nənt/ adjective 1. or echoing, as sounds: the resonant thundering of cannons being fired. 2. deep and full of : a resonant voice. 3. pertaining to . 4. producing ; causing amplification or sustention of sound. 5. pertaining to a system in a state of , especially with respect to sound. […]
[res-per-uh-buh l, ri-spahyuh r-uh-buh l] /ˈrɛs pər ə bəl, rɪˈspaɪər ə bəl/ adjective 1. capable of being respired. 2. capable of respiring. /ˈrɛspɪrəbəl/ adjective 1. able to be breathed 2. suitable or fit for breathing respirable res·pi·ra·ble (rěs’pər-ə-bəl, rĭ-spīr’-) adj.
[ri-spon-suh-bil-i-tee] /rɪˌspɒn səˈbɪl ɪ ti/ noun, plural responsibilities. 1. the state or fact of being , answerable, or accountable for something within one’s power, control, or management. 2. an instance of being : The responsibility for this mess is yours! 3. a particular burden of obligation upon one who is : the responsibilities of authority. […]