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