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See definition of resile on Dictionary.com
  • as inrecoil
  • as inbounce

synonyms for resile

  • backfire
  • balk
  • blanch
  • blink
  • cringe
  • demur
  • flinch
  • hesitate
  • reel
  • shudder
  • tremble
  • turn away
  • waver
  • wince
  • blench
  • carom
  • dodge
  • duck
  • falter
  • jerk
  • kick
  • quail
  • quake
  • react
  • rebound
  • shake
  • shirk
  • shrink
  • spring
  • start
  • stick
  • stickle
  • swerve
  • withdraw
  • draw back
  • pull back
  • shy away
  • step back
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antonyms for resile

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  • steady
  • face
  • meet
  • remain
  • stay
  • let in
  • allow
  • permit
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How to use resile in a sentence

Resile′ment; Resil′ience, Resil′iency, act of springing back or rebounding.
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WORDS RELATED TO RESILE

  • backlash
  • bob
  • boomerang
  • bound
  • buck
  • bump
  • carom
  • fly back
  • glance off
  • hop
  • hurdle
  • jerk up and down
  • jounce
  • jump
  • kick back
  • leap
  • rebound
  • recoil
  • resile
  • ricochet
  • saltate
  • snap back
  • spring back
  • thump
  • vault
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