withstand

(redirected from withstood)
Also found in: Dictionary, Idioms.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • verb

Synonyms for withstand

resist

Antonyms

  • give way to
  • succumb to
  • give in to
  • surrender to
  • yield to
  • capitulate to
  • relent to

Synonyms for withstand

to oppose actively and with force

Synonyms

Synonyms for withstand

References in periodicals archive ?
'The award had withstood wars, withstood instability, withstood many ministers, and is still available for young people today,' he said.
So far the Army Signal Corps has built an electronic diode of gallium phosphide which has withstood temperatures seven times higher than those withstood by the now-used silicon and germanium.
Antonio Argibay, AIA, principal of Meridian Designs Associates, agrees that the Bellaire withstood the crash because it was made of reinforced concrete.
In tests the unsaturated estolides withstood -30C and saturated estolides -40C, before thickening into gels, compared to -18C for conventional soya-based lubricants.