resistless

adjective
re·​sist·​less | \ ri-ˈzist-ləs How to pronounce resistless (audio) \

Definition of resistless

1 : too strong to be resisted a resistless power
2 : offering no resistance resistless prey

Other Words from resistless

resistlessly adverb
resistlessness noun

First Known Use of resistless

1586, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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