Withstand - Crossword Clue

Crossword Clue Last Updated: 02/07/2020

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Withstand.

6 letter answer(s) to withstand

ENDURE
  1. continue to live through hardship or adversity; "We went without water and food for 3 days"; "These superstitions survive in the backwaters of America"; "The race car driver lived through several very serious accidents"; "how long can a person last without food and water?"
  2. continue to exist; "These stories die hard"; "The legend of Elvis endures"
  3. persist for a specified period of time; "The bad weather lasted for three days"
  4. last and be usable; "This dress wore well for almost ten years"
  5. face and withstand with courage; "She braved the elements"
  6. undergo or be subjected to; "He suffered the penalty"; "Many saints suffered martyrdom"
RESIST
  1. withstand the force of something; "The trees resisted her"; "stand the test of time"; "The mountain climbers had to fend against the ice and snow"
  2. stand up or offer resistance to somebody or something
  3. express opposition through action or words; "dissent to the laws of the country"
  4. refuse to comply
  5. elude, especially in a baffling way; "This behavior defies explanation"
  6. resist immunologically the introduction of some foreign tissue or organ;

7 letter answer(s) to withstand

SUSTAIN
  1. admit as valid; "The court sustained the motion"
  2. supply with necessities and support; "She alone sustained her family"; "The money will sustain our good cause"; "There's little to earn and many to keep"
  3. provide with nourishment; "We sustained ourselves on bread and water"; "This kind of food is not nourishing for young children"
  4. be the physical support of; carry the weight of; "The beam holds up the roof"; "He supported me with one hand while I balanced on the beam"; "What's holding that mirror?"
  5. lengthen or extend in duration or space; "We sustained the diplomatic negotiations as long as possible"; "prolong the treatment of the patient"; "keep up the good work"
  6. undergo (as of injuries and illnesses); "She suffered a fracture in the accident"; "He had an insulin shock after eating three candy bars"; "She got a bruise on her leg"; "He got his arm broken in the scuffle"
  7. establish or strengthen as with new evidence or facts; "his

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