Synonyms of stand up to someone/something in English:

stand up to someone/something


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1‘she had the courage of her convictions and stood up to her parents’

SYNONYMS

defy, confront, challenge, oppose openly, resist, show resistance to, brave, take on, put up a fight against, take a stand against

ANTONYMS

give in to

2‘the old house has stood up to the war’

SYNONYMS

withstand, survive, come through, come through unscathed, outlast, outlive, weather, ride out

ANTONYMS

succumb to