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How to use resilience in a sentence
“Dr. Addison has shown strength and resiliency during an extremely difficult time,” an embassy spokesperson tells me.Let’s Free Stacey Addison, The Oregon Woman Jailed at the Ends of the Earth|Christopher Dickey|October 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I think that Newtown has shown tremendous resiliency, compassion, and communal spirit since December 14, 2012.
“I think there is a lot more resiliency in the Iraqi political process than people assume,” he said.Tariq al-Hasemi's Arrest Warrant Sparks Iraqi Political Feud|Eli Lake|December 21, 2011|DAILY BEAST
Have we supported the research needed to improve resiliency and reduce the vulnerability of populations?
It is still a shell of what it once was but its resiliency is undeniable.
That resiliency which had kept him from going before under terrific stress stood him in good stead now.The Hidden Places|Bertrand W. Sinclair
His very essence is resiliency under difficulties, an unabashed and undefeatable front.Adventures and Enthusiasms|E. V. Lucas
After a few games it became deflated, with the resiliency of a soggy sponge.Rough-Hewn|Dorothy Canfield
The vividness and resiliency of the life of man is being fast crushed under organisation, tabulation.One Man's Initiation--1917|John Dos Passos
Our spirits rose with the instant resiliency of youth, but what a task that reaping proved to be!A Son of the Middle Border|Hamlin Garland