Search Antonyms for Word

Antonyms for invasive

Antonyms for (adjective) invasive

Main entry: invasive Definition: marked by a tendency to spread especially into healthy tissue Usage: invasive cancer cells

Antonyms: confined Definition: not invading healthy tissue

Antonyms: unaggressive, nonaggressive Definition: not aggressive; not given to fighting or assertiveness

Main entry: invasive Definition: relating to a technique in which the body is entered by puncture or incision

Antonyms: noninvasive Definition: relating to a technique that does not involve puncturing the skin or entering a body cavity

Main entry: incursive, invading, invasive Definition: involving invasion or aggressive attack Usage: invasive war

Antonyms: inoffensive Definition: giving no offense Usage: a quiet inoffensive man; a refreshing inoffensive stimulant

Antonyms: unoffending, inoffensive Definition: not causing anger or annoyance Usage: inoffensive behavior

Antonyms: defensive Definition: intended or appropriate for defending against or deterring aggression or attack Usage: defensive weapons; a defensive stance

Main entry: invasive, trespassing, encroaching Definition: gradually intrusive without right or permission Usage: we moved back from the encroaching tide; invasive tourists; trespassing hunters

Antonyms: not intrusive, unintrusive Definition: not interfering or meddling

Antonyms: protrusive Definition: thrusting outward

Antonyms: extrusive Definition: of rock material; forced out while molten through cracks in the earth's surface