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Thesaurus / fighting back
FEEDBACK
  • verbdefend oneself
  • verbdefend

synonyms for fighting back

  • beat off
  • bottle up
  • check
  • contain
  • control
  • curb
  • fend off
  • hold at bay
  • hold back
  • keep at bay
  • oppose
  • put up fight
  • repel
  • reply
  • repress
  • repulse
  • resist
  • restrain
  • retaliate
  • stave off
  • ward off
  • retaliate
  • resist
  • bottle up
  • check
  • contain
  • control
  • curb
  • hold back
  • oppose
  • repel
  • reply
  • repress
  • repulse
  • restrain
  • stave off
  • beat off
  • fight off
  • ward off

antonyms for fighting back

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  • give in
  • give up
  • surrender
  • yield
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