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resister (n.)

"one who or that which opposes or withstands;" see resistor. In modern use this seems to more usual spelling in reference to persons rather than devices.

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Definitions of resister from WordNet

resister (n.)
someone who systematically obstructs some action that others want to take;
Synonyms: obstructionist / obstructor / obstructer / thwarter
resister (n.)
someone who offers opposition;
Synonyms: adversary / antagonist / opponent / opposer
From wordnet.princeton.edu