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Synonyms and Antonyms of withstand

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withstand

synonym (synonym of withstand)

  • (verb.stative)
    resist or confront with resistance (verb.stative)
     
  • (verb.competition)
    stand up or offer resistance to somebody or something (verb.competition)
     

antonym (antonym of withstand)

  • (verb.competition)
    give up or agree to forgo to the power or possession of another (verb.competition)
     

hypernym (withstand IS A KIND OF .... relation)

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF withstand relation)

  • resist or confront with resistance (verb.stative)
    face and withstand with courage (verb.stative)
     
  • stand up or offer resistance to somebody or something (verb.competition)
    be stubborn in resolution or resistance (verb.competition)
     
  • (verb.competition)
    refuse to back down; remain solid under criticism or attack (verb.competition)
     
  • (verb.competition)
    resist bravely (verb.competition)
     
  • (verb.competition)
    resist and fight to a standoff (verb.competition)
     
  • (verb.stative)
    hold one's ground; maintain a position; be steadfast or upright (verb.stative)
     
  • (verb.stative)
    resist or confront with resistance (verb.stative)
     

derivation (.... is derived from withstand)

  • resist or confront with resistance (verb.stative)
    an opponent who resists with force or resolution (noun.person)
     
  • (adj.all)
    boldly resisting authority or an opposing force (adj.all)
     
  • stand up or offer resistance to somebody or something (verb.competition)
    the military action of resisting the enemy's advance (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    a refusal by a negotiator to come to terms in the hope of obtaining a better deal (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.person)
    a fighter who holds out against attack (noun.person)
     
  • (adj.all)
    disposed to or engaged in defiance of established authority (adj.all)
     
synonym antonym hypernym hyponym derivation defy hold hold up hold out give up surrender defend fight fight back fight down hold out resist stand out stand up outbrave hold off remain firm stand resistance holdout defender withstander insubordinate resistant

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