Definition: offering no resistance
Usage: resistless hostages; No other colony showed such supine, selfish helplessness in allowing her own border citizens to be mercilessly harried- Theodore Roosevelt
Definition: lacking in energy or will
Usage: Much benevolence of the passive order may be traced to a disinclination to inflict pain upon oneself- George Meredith
Definition: impossible to resist; overpowering
Usage: irresistible (or resistless) impulses; what happens when an irresistible force meets an immovable object?
Definition: so strong as to be irresistible
Usage: an overpowering need for solitude; the temptation to despair may become overwhelming; an overwhelming majority