Words nearby resistive
OTHER WORDS FROM resistivere·sis·tive·ly, adverbre·sis·tive·ness, nounnon·re·sis·tive, adjectiveun·re·sis·tive, adjective
Examples from the Web for resistive
She soiled, refused food, and was resistive when anything was done to her.Benign Stupors|August Hoch
Suppose, now, that the bacillus took such a new departure, and got ahead of our resistive power.
So patients were usually depressed into a state of mind in which their resistive vitality was much lowered.
Resistive vitality in the physical order and character in the moral order seem to be co-ordinate factors.
The name of ironstone remained to that class of pottery which is strong and resistive.British Manufacturing Industries|L. Arnoux