SERE etymology

English word SERE comes from English resist, English evade

Detailed word origin of SERE

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
resist English (eng) A protective coating or covering. (intransitive) To oppose.. (transitive) To attempt to counter the actions or effects of.. (transitive) To withstand the actions of.. (transitive, obsolete) To be distasteful to.
evade English (eng) (intransitive) To attempt to escape; to practice artifice or sophistry, for the purpose of eluding.. (transitive) To escape; to slip away; — sometimes with from.. (transitive) To get away from by cunning; to avoid by dexterity, subterfuge, address, or ingenuity; to elude; to cleverly escape from.
resistance English (eng) (physics) A force that tends to oppose motion.. (physics) Shortened form of electrical resistance.. An underground organisation engaged in a struggle for liberation from forceful occupation; a resistance movement.. The act of resisting, or the capacity to resist.
SERE English (eng) (military) A training program in the United States military to train personnel in survival, evasion, resistance, and escape, preparatory for potential capture by enemy forces.

Words with the same origin as SERE

Descendants of resist
FET JFET MOSFET TFT avoision barristor evasion memristor pellistor posistor spacistor squipper survival thermistor thyristor transistor transistorize varistor
Descendants of evade
evadible evasible evasive