Nonresisting Non`re*sist"ing, a. Not making resistance. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • nonresisting — index obeisant, passive, patient, pliable, pliant Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • nonresisting — adj. * * * …   Universalium

  • nonresisting — adjective unresisting; without resistance …   Wiktionary

  • nonresisting — non·resisting …   English syllables

  • nonresisting — “+ adjective : not resisting : nonresistant * * * adj …   Useful english dictionary

  • passive — pas·sive / pa siv/ adj: not involving, deriving from, or requiring effort or active participation imposed a passive duty not to interfere; specif: of, relating to, or being business activity in which the investor does not have immediate control… …   Law dictionary

  • obeisant — I adjective affable, amiable, civil, complaisant, compliant, conciliatory, courteous, decorous, deferential, deferring, duteous, dutiful, eager to please, good humored, good natured, gracious, helpful, honorable, humble, meek, nonresisting,… …   Law dictionary

  • patient — I adjective acquiescent, agreeable, assiduous, calm, compliant, composed, constant, continuing, controlled, decided, determined, diligent, docile, dogged, dutiful, easygoing, enduring, firm, forbearing, forgiving, hard working, imperturbable,… …   Law dictionary

  • pliable — I adjective accommodating, acquiescent, adaptable, adaptive, adjustable, alterable, amenable, assenting, bendable, biddable, changeable, compliant, conformable, conforming, controllable, docile, ductile easily bent, easily influenced, easily… …   Law dictionary

  • pliant — I adjective accommodating, acquiescent, adaptable, agreeable, bendable, compilable, compliant, concessive, conformable, conforming, deferential, docile, ductile, easily bent, easily persuaded, elastic, flexible, formable, impressible,… …   Law dictionary

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