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 for resister
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Resister \Re*sist"er\ (-?r), n.
     One who resists.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: someone who systematically obstructs some action that
           others want to take [syn: obstructionist, obstructor,
           obstructer, resister, thwarter]
      2: someone who offers opposition [syn: adversary,
         antagonist, opponent, opposer, resister] [ant:

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  24 Moby Thesaurus words for "resister":
     bitter-ender, brawler, defendant, diehard, disputant, dissentient,
     dissident, intransigent, irreconcilable, last-ditcher, litigant,
     naysayer, negativist, noncooperator, objector, obstructionist,
     obstructive, opposer, oppositionist, plaintiff, protester,
     quarreler, scrapper, wrangler

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