Synonyms of resistance in English:

resistance


See definition of resistance

noun

1‘they displayed a narrow-minded resistance to change’

SYNONYMS

opposition to, hostility to, aversion to, refusal to accept, unwillingness to accept, disinclination to accept, reluctance to accept, lack of enthusiasm for

ANTONYMS

acceptance, receptivity

2‘James put up a spirited resistance’

SYNONYMS

opposition, fight, battle, stand, struggle, confrontation, defiance

ANTONYMS

submission, surrender

3‘tobacco lowers the body's resistance to disease’

SYNONYMS

ability to fight off, ability to counteract, ability to withstand, immunity from, defences against

resilience

4‘he joined the resistance’

SYNONYMS

underground, freedom fighters, partisans, guerrillas

historical Maquis