resilient

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/rɪˈzɪliənt/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/rɪˈzɪlyənt/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(ri zilyənt, -zilē ənt)

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resilient

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
adj
  1. a resilient [fighter, opponent, enemy]
  2. (has) a resilient [nature, streak, spirit, personality]
  3. need to be more resilient
  4. stayed resilient after [the breakup, her death]
  5. children are [always, very, so] resilient
  6. resilient to [changes, shocks, setbacks, pain]
  7. resilient and [determined, confident, optimistic]
  8. resilient [materials, plastic, moulds, rubber, cushioning, foam]
  9. the [material] is (very) resilient
  10. [cats, fish, mammals] are resilient to most infections
  11. was resilient to the enemy's [onslaughts, attacks]
  12. far more resilient than [thought, expected, realized]
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