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RESISTANCE

'RESISTANCE' is a 10 letter word starting with R and ending with E

Crossword clues for 'RESISTANCE'

ClueAnswer
Armed or violent opposition (10)RESISTANCE
Opposing force (10)RESISTANCE

Synonyms, crossword answers and other related words for RESISTANCE

We hope that the following list of synonyms for the word resistance will help you to finish your crossword today. We've arranged the synonyms in length order so that they are easier to find.

2 letter words

VC

3 letter words

LET - OHM

4 letter words

DRAG - KICK - SULK - WARD

5 letter words

BLOCK - CHECK - CRAMP - DELAY - DEMUR - GUARD - STAND - SULKS

6 letter words

ARREST - AUTISM - CASUAL - DENIAL - DURITY - ESCAPE - FLIGHT - HOLDUP - MAQUIS - OHMAGE - REBUFF - RECOIL - REVOLT

7 letter words

ANTIGEN - BUCKING - CHARLEY - CLOSURE - DEFENCE - DEFENSE - DENSITY - DEREISM - DISPUTE - DISSENT - FANTASY - PROTEST - REFUSAL - REPULSE - SETBACK - SQUEEZE - STAMINA

8 letter words

ANTIBODY - AVERSION - BACKLASH - BLOCKADE - BLOCKAGE - BLOCKING - CLASHING - CLOGGING - CONFLICT - CROSSING - DEFENSES - DEFIANCE - DISTASTE - ESCAPISM - FIXATION - FRICTION - HARDNESS - HEAD WIND - HOLDBACK - IMMUNITY - NEGATION - NOLITION - OBDURACY - OPPOSING - OPPOSURE - PARTISAN - PUSH BACK - REACTION - REBUTTAL - ROPINESS - SLOWNESS - SOLIDITY - STRENGTH - TENACITY - VIETCONG - VITALITY - WILDNESS

9 letter words

ANTIPATHY - CALLOSITY - CHALLENGE - CLOSING UP - COLLISION - COMPLAINT - CONTUMACY - DETENTION - DISRELISH - GUERILLAS - GUERRILLA - HAMPERING - HARDINESS - HINDERING - HINDRANCE - IMPEDANCE - IRREGULAR - ISOLATION - MAQUISARD - OBJECTION - OBSTINACY - OCCLUSION - REACTANCE - REBELLION - REBUTMENT - REJECTION - RENITENCE - RENITENCY - REPULSION - RESTRAINT - STIFFNESS - STONINESS - STRICTURE - SULKINESS - TOLERANCE - TOUGHNESS - TRAVERSAL - VISCIDITY

10 letter words

ALIENATION - ANTAGONISM - ARRESTMENT - AVERSENESS - CENSORSHIP - CONTENTION - CRANKINESS - DETAINMENT - DURABILITY - FLINTINESS - IMPEDIMENT - IMPUGNMENT - INDOCILITY - INDURATION - INHIBITION - LACK OF ZEAL - NEGATIVISM - OPPOSITION - OPPUGNANCE - OPPUGNANCY - PROJECTION - PROTECTION - RELUCTANCE - REPRESSION - REPUGNANCE - RESISTANCE - RETARDMENT - SKIN EFFECT - STEELINESS - SULLENNESS - UNRULINESS - WITHDRAWAL

11 letter words

ARRESTATION - BUSHFIGHTER - BUSHWHACKER - CALLOUSNESS - CONFUTATION - CONTRARIETY - CURSORINESS - EGO DEFENSES - FANTASIZING - IMPUGNATION - LASTINGNESS - OBSTRUCTION - OPPUGNATION - PSYCHOTAXIS - RELUCTIVITY - RESTIVENESS - RESTRICTION - RETARDATION - SELF-DEFENCE - SELF-DEFENSE - STRINGINESS - SUBLIMATION - SUPPRESSION - UNDERGROUND

12 letter words

BACKWARDNESS - COHESIVENESS - COMPENSATION - CONSTRICTION - CROSSCURRENT - DISAGREEMENT - DISOBEDIENCE - DISPLACEMENT - DISSOCIATION - FOOT-DRAGGING - FRICTION HEAD - FRICTION LOSS - GRUDGINGNESS - IMMUNIZATION - IN OPPOSITION - INTERFERENCE - INTERRUPTION - MUTINOUSNESS - PERVERSENESS - REMONSTRANCE - REPERCUSSION - SHREWISHNESS - SKIN FRICTION - SLIP FRICTION - STRANGLEHOLD - STUBBORNNESS - SUBSTITUTION - THE DEFENSIVE - UNDERCURRENT - UNENTHUSIASM

13 letter words

BLAME-SHIFTING - CONTRADICTION - CONTRAVENTION - CONTRAVERSION - COUNTERACTION - CROTCHETINESS - FLUID FRICTION - FRACTIOUSNESS - INDISPOSITION - INTRANSIGENCE - NEGATIVE TAXIS - NONCONFORMITY - NUISANCE VALUE - RECALCITRANCE - RECALCITRANCY - UNTAMABLENESS - UNWILLINGNESS

14 letter words

ACTIVE IMMUNITY - BASE RESISTANCE - CONTRAPOSITION - COUNTERWORKING - DECOMPENSATION - DEFENSE IN DEPTH - DISINCLINATION - INDISPOSEDNESS - INDOMITABILITY - INFRANGIBILITY - INTRACTABILITY - OBSTRUCTIONISM - RACIAL IMMUNITY - REBELLIOUSNESS - REFRACTORINESS - SELF-PROTECTION - STATIC FRICTION - UNBREAKABILITY - UNMALLEABILITY - UNMOLDABLENESS

15 letter words

COUNTERPOSITION - ESCAPE MECHANISM - FORCE OF FRICTION - GRUDGING CONSENT - HARDNESS OF HEART - IMPENETRABILITY - INCORRIGIBILITY - INPUT RESISTANCE - INTRACTABLENESS - LEATHERLIKENESS - NATURAL IMMUNITY - OPSONIC IMMUNITY - PASSIVE IMMUNITY - PERFUNCTORINESS - RATIONALIZATION - ROLLING FRICTION - SLIDING FRICTION - STANDING AGAINST - UNBREAKABLENESS - UNGOVERNABILITY - UNMANAGEABILITY - WISH FULFILLMENT - WISHFUL THINKING

16 letter words

ACQUIRED IMMUNITY - AUTISTIC THINKING - CONTUMACIOUSNESS - DEFENSE MECHANISM - FAMILIAL IMMUNITY - FORCE OF VISCOSITY - INHERENT IMMUNITY - INTERNAL FRICTION - IRREPRESSIBILITY - LACK OF ENTHUSIASM - OBSTREPEROUSNESS - OUTPUT RESISTANCE - OVERCOMPENSATION - SELF-PRESERVATION - SPECIFIC IMMUNITY - STARTING FRICTION - SWIMMING UPSTREAM - UNSUBMISSIVENESS - VOLUME RESISTANCE

17 letter words

AVOIDANCE REACTION - DEREISTIC THINKING - DETERRENT CAPACITY - EMITTER RESISTANCE - ESCAPE INTO FANTASY - INHERITED IMMUNITY - INSUPPRESSIBILITY - PASSIVE RESISTANCE - RESISTANCE FIGHTER - SURFACE RESISTANCE - UNCONTROLLABILITY

18 letter words

ARTIFICIAL IMMUNITY - AVOIDANCE MECHANISM - CONGENITAL IMMUNITY - ELECTRIC RESISTANCE - INDUCTIVE REACTANCE - MAGNETIC RELUCTANCE - PHAGOCYTIC IMMUNITY - PSYCHOLOGICAL BLOCK - SPECIFIC RELUCTANCE - UNDERGROUND FIGHTER

19 letter words

CAPACITIVE REACTANCE - EMOTIONAL INSULATION - NONSPECIFIC IMMUNITY

20 letter words

FRICTIONAL RESISTANCE

21 letter words

COEFFICIENT OF FRICTION - PSYCHOLOGICAL DEFENSES

22 letter words

TOXIN-ANTITOXIN IMMUNITY - WISH-FULFILLMENT FANTASY

25 letter words

FORWARD TRANSFER RESISTANCE

26 letter words

NONSUSCEPTIBILITY TO DISEASE

30 letter words

SOCIOLOGICAL ADJUSTIVE REACTIONS

Definition of resistance

  • the action of opposing something that you disapprove or disagree with; "he encountered a general feeling of resistance from many citizens"; "despite opposition from the newspapers he went ahead"
  • the military action of resisting the enemy's advance; "the enemy offered little resistance"
  • group action in opposition to those in power
  • (psychiatry) an unwillingness to bring repressed feelings into conscious awareness
  • the degree of unresponsiveness of a disease-causing microorganism to antibiotics or other drugs (as in penicillin-resistant bacteria)
  • any mechanical force that tends to retard or oppose motion
  • the capacity of an organism to defend itself against harmful environmental agents; "these trees are widely planted because of their resistance to salt and smog"

Anagrams of resistance

ANCESTRIES


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