What is another word for resist?

622 synonyms found


[ ɹ_ɪ_s_ˈɪ_s_t], [ ɹɪsˈɪst], [ ɹɪsˈɪst]

Synonyms for Resist:

chafe (verb) contend (verb) defend (verb) defy (verb) hinder (verb) oppose (verb) resist (verb) Other synonyms:

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Rhymes for Resist:

  1. missed, gist, mist, hissed, midst, kissed, wrist, fist, subsist, list, liszt, persist, twist, cyst;
  2. desist, exist, dismissed, assist, consist, enlist, insist;
  3. preexist, coexist, reminisced;

Quotes for Resist:

  1. It behooves every man who values liberty of conscience for himself, to resist invasions of it in the case of others: or their case may, by change of circumstances, become his own. Thomas Jefferson.
  2. By and large the United States has been able to resist the temptation to close its doors to the world. Roger Mahony.
  3. I've decided that the political context is such that the only way reform will finally come about in the Russian military is that the deterioration goes beyond the point to which these old generals can stand up there and resist it. William Odom.