Definitions for resilient
This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word resilient.
recovering readily from adversity, depression, or the like
bouncy, live, lively, resilient, springyadjective
elastic; rebounds readily
"clean bouncy hair"; "a lively tennis ball"; "as resilient as seasoned hickory"; "springy turf"
Able to endure tribulation without cracking.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Starting or springing back.
Etymology: resiliens, Lat.
Resilient generally refers to the ability to recover quickly or easily from difficulties or tough situations. It can also pertain to the capacity of a substance or object to spring back into shape after being bent, stretched, or deformed.
leaping back; rebounding; recoiling
Etymology: [L. resiliens, p. pr.]
Able to live and manage life with dignity, motivation and determination.
We are all resilient beings on planet earth, we experience many moments of many things and we manage, learn, evolve and move on.
Submitted by MaryC on January 8, 2016
elastic; having the property of springing back.
The numerical value of resilient in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of resilient in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Success never comes easy. It needs a whole lot of efforts to achieve it and if you have complete dedication and desire, then only you can achieve it. You should be resilient at the times of failure and should have the fighting back spirit so that success knocks at your door.
Fragile at heart but resilient to the core.
Last year was a big signal that the Afghan army and police need some more time, they are resilient, they fought well and they took on leadership, but at the same time, they had some significant challenges and the Taliban proved much more resilient than we expected and less likely to come to the table for reconciliation.
I have never heard a child say,' I am glad you lied to me about death. I'm glad you kept information from me. I'm glad you left me out of the conversation,' children are resilient, but they need a guide to help them be resilient. It does not happen in a vacuum.
Be tough and resilient about your goals, targets, dreams, visions and aspirations. For, you've got to be tough and resilient as far as all of the above is concerned. But, take Note: don't be cynical and rigid. Most especially, with regard to your beliefs and outlook (your attitude to life). ~Emeasoba George.
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- elàstic, resistentCatalan, Valencian
- spannkräftig, belastbar, unverwüstlich, elastisch, federndGerman
- ελαστικός, ανθεκτικός, εύκαμπτοςGreek
- resistente, tenazSpanish
- tukeva, sitkeä, joustavaFinnish
- résilient, résistant, flexibleFrench
- flessibile, elasticoItalian
- veerkrachtig, flexibelDutch
- elastyczny, sprężystyPolish
- کشکېدونکی, غزېدونکی, څکېدونکیPashto, Pushto
- resiliente, elásticoPortuguese
- эластичный, гибкий, упругийRussian
- esnek, elastik, sağlam, dirençliTurkish
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