Synonyms for withstand

Synonyms for (verb) withstand

Synonyms: withstand, stand firm, hold out, resist

Definition: stand up or offer resistance to somebody or something

Similar words: fight, fight back, fight down, oppose, defend

Definition: fight against or resist strongly

Usage: The senator said he would oppose the bill; Don't fight it!


Synonyms: withstand, defy, hold, hold up

Definition: resist or confront with resistance

Usage: The politician defied public opinion; The new material withstands even the greatest wear and tear; The bridge held

Similar words: withstand, stand firm, hold out, resist

Definition: stand up or offer resistance to somebody or something