Resistible Re*sist"i*ble (r?-z?st"?-b'l), a. [Cf. F. r['e]sistible.] Capable of being resisted; as, a resistible force. --Sir M. Hale. -- {Re*sist"i*ble*ness}, n. -- {Re*sist"i*bly}, adv. [1913 Webster]

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  • resistibleness — re·sist·ible·ness …   English syllables

  • resistibleness — noun see resistible …   Useful english dictionary

  • Resistibility — Re*sist i*bil i*ty ( ? b?l ? t?), n.. 1. The quality of being resistible; resistibleness. [1913 Webster] 2. The quality of being resistant; resitstance. [1913 Webster] The name body being the complex idea of extension and resistibility together… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • resistible — resistibility, resistibleness, n. resistibly, adv. /ri zis teuh beuhl/, adj. that can be resisted. [1635 45; RESIST + IBLE] * * * …   Universalium

  • ir — ir·bis; ir; ir·gun·ist; ir·i·ar·tea; ir·i·desce; ir·i·des·cence; ir·i·des·cent·ly; ir·kutsk; ir·pex; ir·radiance; ir·radiancy; ir·radiant; ir·ra·di·at·ing·ly; ir·radiation; ir·radiative; ir·radiator; ir·rad·i·ca·ble; ir·rad·i·cate;… …   English syllables

  • irresistibleness — ir·resistibleness …   English syllables

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