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Definition of 'antagonistic'

Adjective

  1. indicating opposition or resistance
       Synonyms: counter
  2. characterized by antagonism or antipathy; "slaves antagonistic to their masters"; "antipathetic factions within the party"
       Synonyms: antipathetic antipathetical
  3. arousing animosity or hostility; "his antagonistic brusqueness"; "Europe was antagonistic to the Unites States"
       Antonyms: conciliatory conciliative
  4. used especially of drugs or muscles that counteract or neutralize each other's effect
       Synonyms: incompatible
       Antonyms: synergistic interactive
  5. incapable of harmonious association


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