Another word for resist

Verb

fend, resist, stand - withstand the force of something

Example:- The trees resisted her

hold out, resist, stand firm, withstand - stand up or offer resistance to somebody or something

refuse, reject, resist - resist immunologically the introduction of some foreign tissue or organ

Example:- His body rejected the liver of the donor

balk, baulk, jib, resist - refuse to comply

dissent, protest, resist - express opposition through action or words

Example:- dissent to the laws of the country

defy, refuse, resist - elude, especially in a baffling way

Example:- This behavior defies explanation

Tweets containing the word resist

Source : WordNet