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According to WordNet, the verb "resile" has 4 sense(s).

200798717 formally reject or disavow a formerly held belief, usually under pressure; "He retracted his earlier statements about his religion"; "She abjured her beliefs".

200387680 return to the original position or state after being stretched or compressed; "The rubber tubes resile".

201892104 spring back; spring away from an impact; "The rubber ball bounced"; "These particles do not resile but they unite after they collide".

202381227 pull out from an agreement, contract, statement, etc.; "The landlord cannot resile from the lease".


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