Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Lack of resistance; passive submission.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Nonresistance; passive submission; irresistance.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Non-resistance.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • She suffered it with an unresistance that invited.

    Love-at-Arms

  • But this time she raised him up without a word, and he answered her touch with curious unresistance, like a man hypnotized and stood speechless, but with eyes that were filled with eloquence.

    Who Cares? a story of adolescence

  • Sheila didn’t struggle, choosing a rigid unresistance to his touch.

    Touch the Wind

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