This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience. Learn more

Withstand synonyms

Sorting by
Votes
To line or trim the edge of, especially with contrasting material:
0
0
  1. To line or trim the edge of, especially with contrasting material:
  2. To turn (a card, etc.) with the face up
  3. To meet or confront squarely or face to face
To come face to face with, especially with defiance or hostility:
0
0
  1. To come face to face with, especially with defiance or hostility:
  2. To bring face to face (with)
  3. To face or oppose boldly, defiantly, or antagonistically
To present in counterbalance or contrast:
0
0
  1. To present in counterbalance or contrast:
  2. To contend with in speech or action; resist; withstand
  3. To set as an opposite in position:
To oppose or withstand something; offer resistance
0
0
  1. To oppose or withstand something; offer resistance
  2. To take action to defeat or thwart (an invading or occupying military force).
  3. To withstand; oppose; fend off; stand firm against; withstand the action of
To suffer patiently without yielding.
0
0
  1. To suffer patiently without yielding.
  2. To put up with; tolerate:
  3. To hold up under (pain, fatigue, etc.); stand; bear; undergo
To withstand, to weather, to survive in spite of.
0
0
  1. To withstand, to weather, to survive in spite of.
  2. To object to or interfere with the actions of (someone seen as bullying, pushy, or controlling).
To hold (something) out; to extend (something) forward.
0
0
  1. To hold (something) out; to extend (something) forward.
  2. (Idiomatic, usually with on) To withhold something.
  3. (Idiomatic, often with for) To wait, or refuse in hopes of getting something better (from a negotiation, etc.)
To oppose actively; fight, argue, or work against
0
0
  1. To oppose actively; fight, argue, or work against
  2. To refuse to cooperate with, submit to, etc.
  3. To withstand; oppose; fend off; stand firm against; withstand the action of
To wait patiently for:
0
0
  1. To wait patiently for:
  2. To dwell, remain, reside, or stay.
  3. To stand fast; remain; go on being
(Medicine) To receive (a transplanted organ or tissue) without immunological rejection.
0
0
  1. (Medicine) To receive (a transplanted organ or tissue) without immunological rejection.
  2. To receive something, especially with favor. Often used with of.
  3. To agree to take (a duty or responsibility).
To have a tolerance for; endure:
0
0
  1. To have a tolerance for; endure:
  2. To bring and tell (a message, tales, etc.)
  3. To hold and take along; carry; transport
To put up with; tolerate:
0
0
  1. To put up with; tolerate:
To suffer patiently without yielding.
0
0
  1. To suffer patiently without yielding.
  2. To put up with; tolerate:
  3. To hold up under (pain, fatigue, etc.); stand; bear; undergo
To be such, by and large:
0
0
  1. To be such, by and large:
  2. (Informal) To say or utter. Used chiefly in verbal narration:
  3. (Informal) To take on the responsibility or obligation for:
To come to a stop; remain motionless.
0
0
  1. To come to a stop; remain motionless.
  2. To go on enduring; put up with; bear; tolerate
  3. (Naut.) To take or hold a course
To tolerate; bear; endure
0
0
  1. To tolerate; bear; endure
  2. A saclike muscular organ in vertebrate animals that stores and breaks down ingested food. Food enters the stomach from the esophagus and passes to the small intestine through the pylorus. Glands in the stomach secrete hydrochloric acid and the digestive enzyme pepsin.
  3. To be able to eat or digest
To put up with; tolerate:
0
0
  1. To put up with; tolerate:
  2. To experience, undergo, or feel (something painful, injurious, or unpleasant):
  3. To undergo or experience (any process, esp. change)
To keep from weakening or failing; give confidence or comfort to:
0
0
  1. To keep from weakening or failing; give confidence or comfort to:
  2. To give courage, faith, or confidence to; help or comfort
  3. To give approval to or be in favor of; subscribe to; uphold
To keep in existence; maintain, continue, or prolong:
0
0
  1. To keep in existence; maintain, continue, or prolong:
  2. To support the spirits, vitality, or resolution of; encourage:
  3. To support or adequately maintain over a long period of time; (in court) to uphold; to rule in favor of; to corroborate. See also overrule. To support or adequately maintain over a long period of time; (in court) to uphold; to rule in favor of; to corroborate. See also overrule.
(Informal) To accept as true without question; receive gullibly
0
0
  1. (Informal) To accept as true without question; receive gullibly
  2. To put up with (something unpleasant):
  3. To take in; absorb; engulf; envelop
To get hold of; grasp or catch
0
0
  1. To get hold of; grasp or catch
  2. To understand or interpret:
  3. To accept or receive something:
To refrain from interfering with or prohibiting (something undesirable or outside one's own practice or beliefs); allow or permit:
0
0
  1. To refrain from interfering with or prohibiting (something undesirable or outside one's own practice or beliefs); allow or permit:
  2. To recognize and respect (others' beliefs, practices, etc.) without sharing them
  3. To bear, or put up with (someone or something not especially liked)
To treat or deal with in a mass, or include in one group
0
0
  1. To treat or deal with in a mass, or include in one group
  2. (Informal) (like it or) lump it, to (willingly or) unwillingly have to put up with something disagreeable
  3. To put together in a single group without discrimination.
Find another word for withstand. In this page you can discover 31 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for withstand, like: face, confront, oppose, resist, endure, stand-up-to, stand-up-against, hold out, resist, abide and accept.