Noun resister has 2 senses
  1. obstructionist, obstructor, obstructer, resister, thwarter - someone who systematically obstructs some action that others want to take
    --1 is a kind of disputant, controversialist, eristic
    --1 has particulars: naysayer; stonewaller
    Derived form: verb resist6
  2. adversary, antagonist, opponent, opposer, resister - someone who offers opposition
    --2 is a kind of person, individual, someone, somebody, mortal, human, soul
    --2 has particulars:
     dueler, dueller, duelist, duellist; enemy, foe, foeman, opposition; Luddite; withstander; Antichrist
    Derived form: verb resist6