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Why synonyms can be useful

Your writing can sound boring if you continually keep repeating the same words. When you create sentences, you can make them more interesting by using words that mean the same as the word you are speaking about. This allows you to add flavor to your writing.

In order to make language a lot more expressive and interesting you should try to vary the words you use as often as you can.

Synonyms for (noun) resistance

Synonyms: resistance, opposition Definition: the action of opposing something that you disapprove or disagree with Usage: he encountered a general feeling of resistance from many citizens; despite opposition from the newspapers he went ahead

Hypernyms: action Definition: something done (usually as opposed to something said) Usage: there were stories of murders and other unnatural actions

Synonyms: resistance Definition: the military action of resisting the enemy's advance Usage: the enemy offered little resistance

Hypernyms: action, military action Definition: a military engagement Usage: he saw action in Korea

Synonyms: resistance Definition: group action in opposition to those in power

Hypernyms: group action Definition: action taken by a group of people

Synonyms: resistance, resistor Definition: an electrical device that resists the flow of electrical current

Hypernyms: electrical device Definition: a device that produces or is powered by electricity

Synonyms: resistance Definition: (psychiatry) an unwillingness to bring repressed feelings into conscious awareness

Hypernyms: unwillingness, involuntariness Definition: the trait of being unwilling Usage: his unwillingness to cooperate vetoed every proposal I made; in spite of our warnings he plowed ahead with the involuntariness of an automaton

Synonyms: resistance Definition: the degree of unresponsiveness of a disease-causing microorganism to antibiotics or other drugs (as in penicillin-resistant bacteria)

Hypernyms: deadness, unresponsiveness Definition: the quality of being unresponsive; not reacting; as a quality of people, it is marked by a failure to respond quickly or with emotion to people or events Usage: she began to recover from her numb unresponsiveness after the accident; in an instant all the deadness and withdrawal were wiped away

Synonyms: resistance, underground Definition: a secret group organized to overthrow a government or occupation force

Hypernyms: revolutionary group Definition: a political unit organized to promote revolution

Synonyms: resistance Definition: any mechanical force that tends to retard or oppose motion

Hypernyms: mechanical phenomenon Definition: a physical phenomenon associated with the equilibrium or motion of objects

Synonyms: electric resistance, electrical resistance, resistance, resistivity, ohmic resistance, impedance Definition: a material's opposition to the flow of electric current; measured in ohms

Hypernyms: electrical phenomenon Definition: a physical phenomenon involving electricity

Synonyms: resistance Definition: the capacity of an organism to defend itself against harmful environmental agents Usage: these trees are widely planted because of their resistance to salt and smog

Hypernyms: capability, capacity Definition: the susceptibility of something to a particular treatment Usage: the capability of a metal to be fused

Synonyms: resistance, immunity Definition: (medicine) the condition in which an organism can resist disease

Hypernyms: condition, status Definition: a state at a particular time Usage: a condition (or state) of disrepair; the current status of the arms negotiations