Meaning Of Resisting

Meaning Of Resisting


Elude, especially in a baffling way

Example 1:“This behavior resists explanation”

Stand up or offer resistance to somebody or something

Express opposition through action or words

Withstand the force of something

Example 2:“The trees resisted her”

Resist immunologically the introduction of some foreign tissue or organ

Example 3:“His body resisted the liver of the donor”

Refuse to comply

Meaning of Started

Meaning of Started


Take the first step or steps in carrying out an action

Example 1:“Who will start?”

Set in motion, cause to start

Example 2:“The U.S. started a war in the Middle East”

Head for somewhere else

Example 3:“The family started for Florida”

Have a beginning, in a temporal, spatial, or evaluative sense

Example 4:“Prices for these homes start at $250,000”

Bring into being

Example 5:“Start a foundation”

Get off the ground

Example 6:”Who started this company?”; “I start my day with a good breakfast”; “The blood shed started when the partisans launched a surprise attack”; “Who started up this company?”

Move suddenly, as if in surprise or alarm

Get going or set in motion

Example 7:“We simply could not start the engine”; “start up the computer”

Begin or set in motion

Example 8:“I start at eight in the morning”

Begin work or acting in a certain capacity, office or job

Example 9:“start a new job”

(sport) play in the starting lineup

Have a beginning characterized in some specified way

Example 10:“The novel starts with a murder”

Begin an event that is implied and limited by the nature or inherent function of the direct object

Example 11:“She started the soup while it was still hot”; “We started physics in 10th grade”

Bulge outward

Example 12:“His eyes started” 

Meaning of perfumed

Meaning of perfumed


Filled or impregnated with perfume

Example 1:“perfumed boudoir”

Having a natural fragrance

Example 2:“the perfumed air of June”


Fill or impregnate with an odor

Example 1:“orange blossoms perfumed the air in the garden”

Apply perfume to

Example 2:“She perfumes herself every day”

Meaning of Sacred

Meaning of Sacred


Concerned with religion or religious purposes

Example 1:“sacred texts”; “sacred rites”; “sacred music”

Worthy of respect or dedication

Example 2:“saw motherhood as woman’s sacred calling”

Made or declared or believed to be holy; devoted to a deity or some religious ceremony or use

Example 3:“the sacred mosque”; “sacred elephants”; “sacred bread and wine”

Worthy of religious veneration

Example 4:“the sacred name of Jesus”

(often followed by ‘to’) devoted exclusively to a single use, purpose or person

Example 5:“a fund sacred to charity”; “a morning hour sacred to study”; “a private office sacred to the President”