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Related / Similar Words: hostility, enmity

 

Definition:
  • (biochemistry) interference in or inhibition of the physiological action of a chemical substance by another having a similar structure;
  • an actively expressed feeling of dislike and hostility;
  • the relation between opposing principles or forces or factors; "the inherent antagonism of capitalism and socialism";
  • a state of deep-seated ill-will;

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    Hyponyms: latent hostility, tension, war, state of war, suspicion

     

    Derivational Morphology: antagonize, antagonise, counteract

     

    Anagrams: monogamist

     

     
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