Spanish Dictionary

Translation of resistir

resistir     to resist    
resistir     to oppose    ; to withstand    

Pronunciation of resistir    

Translation by Vocabulix


Sample sentences:
Ella no pudo resistir la tentación de faltar al colegio en un día tan maravilloso.

She couldn't resist the temptation to play hooky on such a wonderful day.
El pistolero se resistió al arresto, pero finalmente la policía tomó el control de la situación. The gunman resisted arrest but eventually the police took control of the situation.
Su enfermedad era terrible y su agonía fue larga porque su corazón se resistía a morir. His illness was terrible and he was in agony for a long time, because his heart resisted dying.

At noon the oldest soon came home. He was a doctor and gave me some salt and other Cuban medicine. I was reluctant to swallow that stuff but the pain and the doctor's smile persuaded me in the end.
In my last email to you i suggested that everyone has a tiny bit of racism in himself, not necessarily much, but definetely a little. Unfortunately, in this case, the information we get is wrong.
We were Lao Cai around six o'clock but the train left only at eight. I was somehow relieved though that we had all the dangerous bus journeys behind us and that we left this lovely place soon.
Newly added translation: rencor    regaliz    reconciliar    raya    quirófano    puré    provocativo    profesar    presentable    posterior   

Spanish VerbsPresentPast IIIFuture
Conjugation of resistir
resisto  resistes  resiste  resistimos  resistís  resisten  resistía  resistías  resistía  resistíamos  resistíais  resistían  resistí  resististe  resistió  resistimos  resististeis  resistieron  resistiré  resistirás  resistirá  resistiremos  resistiréis  resistirán 
English Verbs    
Conjugation of oppose   [ opposed, opposed ]
Conjugation of resist   [ resisted, resisted ]
Conjugation of withstand   [ withstood, withstood ]