To recant is to publicly take back something you said or to state that you no longer believe something in which you once believed.
To draw back or in:
spring back; spring away from an impact
(Slang) To buy something or pay an expense:
To spring back from a surface after striking it, as a ball does; bounce; rebound
To make bound or spring back
To subject to treatment in a reverberatory furnace or the like
Find another word for resile. In this page you can discover 12 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for resile, like: abjure, recant, forswear, retract, bounce, take a hop, spring, bound, rebound, recoil and reverberate.