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Synonyms for combating

verb fight
  • cope
  • fight
  • oppose
  • repel
  • resist
  • withstand
  • battle
  • buck
  • clash
  • contend
  • contest
  • defy
  • dispute
  • duel
  • engage
  • strive
  • struggle
  • traverse
  • war
  • cross swords with
  • do battle with
  • go up against
  • put up a fight
  • shoot it out

Antonyms for combating

  • support
  • surrender
  • yield
  • agree
  • give in
  • give up
  • make peace
  • compromise
  • retreat
  • run
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to combating

militant

adjective. aggressive, combative

more opposed

adjective. antagonistic

more opposing

adjective. antagonistic, against

most opposed

adjective. antagonistic

most opposing

adjective. antagonistic, against

opposed

adjective. antagonistic
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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