1. water-resistant hindering the penetration of water
  2. waiter's assistant a restaurant attendant who sets tables and assists waiters and clears away dirty dishes
  3. fire-resistant difficult to burn
  4. moth-resistant resistant to damage by moths
  5. persistent stubbornly unyielding
  6. weather forecasting predicting what the weather will be
  7. rot-resistant resistant to rotting
  8. water chestnut Chinese sedge yielding edible bulb-shaped tubers
  9. crease-resistant of fabric that does not wrinkle easily
  10. unresistant (often followed by `to') likely to be affected with
  11. witness stand a box enclosure for a witness when testifying
  12. fire-resisting difficult to burn
  13. rust-resistant resistant to rust
  14. medical assistant a person trained to assist medical professionals
  15. resistant disposed to or engaged in defiance of established authority
  16. assistant a person who contributes to the furtherance of an effort
  17. water-repellent hindering the penetration of water
  18. actor's assistant a wardrobe assistant for an actor
  19. nonresistant (often followed by `to') likely to be affected with
  20. non-resistant a reformer who believes in passive resistance