What does resistless mean?

Here's a list of possible definitions for the term resistless:

Princeton's WordNet

  1. irresistible, resistless(adj)

    impossible to resist; overpowering

    "irresistible (or resistless) impulses"; "what happens when an irresistible force meets an immovable object?"

  2. resistless, supine, unresisting(adj)

    offering no resistance

    "resistless hostages"; "No other colony showed such supine, selfish helplessness in allowing her own border citizens to be mercilessly harried"- Theodore Roosevelt


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Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Resistless(adj.)

    Irresistable; that cannot be opposed.

    Our own eyes do every where behold the sudden and resistless assaults of death. Walter Raleigh, History of the World.

    All at once to force resistless way. John Milton.

    Since you can love, and yet your error see,
    The same resistless power may plead for me. Dryden.

    She chang’d her state;
    Resistless in her love, as in her hate. Dryden.

    Though thine eyes resistless glances dart,
    A stronger charm is thine, a generous heart. Logie .

  2. Origin: from resist.


  1. resistless

    Resistless refers to something that is impossible to withstand or resist, often because it is too powerful or persuasive. It can also describe something that does not offer or is incapable of resistance.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Resistless(adj)

    having no power to resist; making no opposition

  2. Resistless(adj)

    incapable of being resisted; irresistible


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of resistless in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of resistless in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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