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defers to

  • as inrespect
  • as inrevere/reverence
  • as inaccept
  • as inrevere
  • as inacknowledge
  • as infall
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Synonyms for defers to

verb admire; obey

Antonyms for defers to

  • disregard
  • ignore
  • neglect
  • overlook
  • hate
  • condemn
  • disobey
  • disrespect
  • scorn
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.