- 抵擋，反抗；禁得起 The walls can withstand high winds. 這些牆能頂得住強風。 Explorers have to withstand hardships. 探險者得忍受艱苦。
- 承受住; 經受住
... standing out against what is a very unpopular piece of legislation. withstand: to bear or not be changed by something, or to oppose a person or thing successfully...
_____ in the late 1800’s, many of coastline's lighthouses remain standing today, having withstood the forces of nature for decades. 文法分析?
...意思：燈塔是「被」人所建築的。這句還有另一個「分詞構句」：having withstood the forces of nature for decades，用的是「完成式分詞」，放在...
...考驗 This year has tested the financial industry's ability to withstand recession. (O) = The financial industry has been good and strong...