What is the opposite of resistance?

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Noun
Opposite of the use of force or violence to oppose someone or something
“He suggested other NATO states could individually or as an alliance provide military support to help the country.”
Noun
Opposite of the refusal to accept or comply with something
“The acceptance of this privately drafted law by the Oireachtas would amount to a wholesale abdication of its legislative function.”
Noun
Opposite of lack of sensitivity to a drug, insecticide, etc., especially as a result of continued exposure or genetic change
“Positive inotropic agents such as digoxin have an increased effect in elderly patients because of their greater sensitivity to the drug.”
Noun
Opposite of a secret organization resisting authority, especially in an occupied country
“Many of the slaves are seen as passive, enjoying their servitude with a crude, animalistic joy.”
Noun
Opposite of resistance or dissent, expressed in action or argument
Noun
Opposite of open resistance to authority or opposition
Noun
Opposite of the inclination or ability to fight or struggle
“He argued that change could be brought about through pacifism and appeasement.”
Noun
Opposite of a reluctance or lack of enthusiasm
Noun
Opposite of an opposition or mutiny
“The surrender of the protestors was instigated through the use of strong-arm tactics employed by the government.”
Noun
Opposite of the ability to sustain prolonged physical or mental effort
Noun
Opposite of the holding or expression of opinions at variance with those commonly or officially held
Noun
Opposite of a means or method of defending (against attack)
Noun
Opposite of the quality or condition of being hard
Noun
Opposite of a strong negative reaction by a large number of people, especially to a social or political development
Noun
Opposite of elasticity or give
Noun
Opposite of the ability or willingness to tolerate the existence of opinions or behaviour that one dislikes or disagrees with
Noun
Opposite of exemption from punishment or loss
Noun
Opposite of the grip of a tyre on a road or a wheel on a rail
Noun
Opposite of the mental ability to handle or recover quickly from hardship
Noun
Opposite of a firm contact or grip
“Gary twisted his assailant's wrist, and the release of his weapon was swift.”
Adjective
(of troops) Opposite of not belonging to regular or established army units
Adjective
Opposite of relating to or denoting the secret activities of people working to subvert an established order
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