Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Non-resistance.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun Nonresistance; passive submission; irresistance.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun Lack of resistance; passive submission.

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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

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

    Touch the Wind

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