To acknowledge and accept or deal with:
(Archaic) To challenge (someone) to fight
To oppose and defy; face
To face with courage
Resist is defined as to fend off, oppose or work against.
Find another word for bearding. In this page you can discover 7 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for bearding, like: fronting, facing, defying, daring, challenging, braving and resisting.