resist   
mahatanty
to be able to endure; to be able to resist temptation [Hallanger 1973]
être capable de soutenir; être capable de résister à la tentation [Hallanger 1974]
mamahatra
to resist when drawn, as roots clinging tenaciously to the soil; to back, as a person dragged against his will; to stand firm; to act obstinately. [Richardson 1885]
manandrina
to be excited or aroused, so as to look earnestly at, as if preparing for answering or resisting; to be on one's mettle. [Richardson 1885]
regarder en face, avec colère, résister, tenir tête [Abinal 1888]
manoha
to prevent, to impede to resist, to oppose [Hallanger 1973]
empêcher, faire obstacle: résister [Hallanger 1974]
mibozika
to dun, to be importunate in one's demands, to annoy, to vex, to resist, to outstand [Richardson 1885]
mifahana
to be opposed to something, and thus, to resist. [Richardson 1885]