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resilient [ri-zil-yuh -nt] / adjective

posted Mar 7, 2014, 4:58 PM by Samantha Cleveland   [ updated Mar 14, 2014, 1:55 PM by Amy Lyon ]
Per World English Dictionary: 
 
1.  (of an object or material) capable of regaining its original shape or position after bending, stretching, compression, or other deformation; elastic
2.  (of a person) recovering easily and quickly from shock, illness, hardship, etc; irrepressible
 
Example Sentence:
Jane was resilient in getting back on the trails after the accident she had last year.
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