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mount resistance

To try to stop or keep something from happening. I'm worried that the townspeople are going to mount resistance once they learn that yet another tax has been levied against them.
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mount something against someone or something

to create or instigate something against someone or something. The prosecutor mounted a questionable case against Robert. The state mounted a very complex case against the company.
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mount something on something

to place or attach something onto something. Mount the butterflies on plain white paper. Sue mounted her favorite stamps on a display board.
See also: mount, on

mount up

 
1. to get up on a horse. Mount up and let's get out of here! Please mount up so we can leave.
2. [for something] to increase in amount or extent. Expenses really mount up when you travel. Medical expenses mount up very fast when you're in the hospital.
See also: mount, up
References in classic literature ?
As Carthoris was not mounted, I slipped from the back of my own mount and took my place at his side to meet the charge of the howling devils bearing down upon us.
The Gatholian, practiced in the art of combating a mounted warrior from the ground, sought to reach the left side of the fellow's thoat a little to the rider's rear, the only position in which he would have any advantage over his antagonist, or rather the position that would most greatly reduce the advantage of the mounted man, and, similarly, the Manatorian strove to thwart his design.
Five minutes after he had cantered down the road from camp, Spizo the Spaniard, sneaking his horse unseen into the surrounding forest, mounted and spurred rapidly after him.
As the kind and generous friend of children mounted into the air the people all cheered at the top of their voices, for they loved Santa Claus dearly; and the little man heard them through the walls of his bubble and waved his hands in return as he smiled down upon them.
As he looked, two already mounted, came back into view around the comer, riding hard.
Edward glanced at the window also, and hastily murmuring that he had changed his mind--forgotten something--and must return to London, mounted his horse again and rode away; leaving the Willets, father and son, looking at each other in mute astonishment.
Earlier this month, she was rewarded for that commitment to her craft by receiving the California Mounted Officer Association's officer of the year award.
All components are designed to work together and are mounted on modular sleds that are easy to transport and easy to install.
Samples large enough to be held by hand or another mechanical device during grinding and polishing may not need to be mounted.
His response to the challenge, a set of large skeletons he mounted during his more than 40 years at the American Museum of Natural History in New York City, is on display there in an exhibit that will continue through June 16.
The holder keeps your iPad in an upright position and can be mounted on the wall in either a vertical or horizontal position.
This research report on the global head mounted display (HMD) market provides in-depth analysis of the global market based on its major product segments, applications, end-use, components and geographies for the period from 2013 to 2019.
Dehumidifying desiccant dryers with microprocessor controller feature dewpoints of -40 F; electronic temperature control; process-air filter with cyclone and cartridge; cycle rates of 8, 12, and 16/hr; no moving parts except two four-way valves and the blowers; hopper clean-out door and large sightglass; 20 through 4000 elm size range with hopper capacities to 25,000 lb; direct-drive fans; location of desiccant inside towers and heaters outside in separate boxes; and drawer-type process-air heaters mounted externally.
On the M5, also make sure the barrel stop assembly is mounted within the handguard cap.
Dehumidifying desiccant dryers with microprocessor controller feature dew-points of -40 F; electronic temperature control; process-air filter with cyclone and cartridge; cycle rates of 8, 12, and 16/hr; no moving parts except two four-way valves and the blowers; hopper clean-out door and large sightglass; 20 through 4000 cfm size range with hopper capacities to 25,000 lb; direct-drive fans; location of desiccant inside towers and heaters outside in separate boxes; and drawer-type process-air heaters mounted externally.