Synonyms for (noun) antagonism

Synonyms: antagonism

Definition: (biochemistry) interference in or inhibition of the physiological action of a chemical substance by another having a similar structure

Similar words: interference, hinderance, hindrance

Definition: the act of hindering or obstructing or impeding


Synonyms: antagonism

Definition: an actively expressed feeling of dislike and hostility

Similar words: dislike

Definition: a feeling of aversion or antipathy

Usage: my dislike of him was instinctive


Similar words: hostility, ill will, enmity

Definition: the feeling of a hostile person

Usage: he could no longer contain his hostility


Synonyms: antagonism

Definition: the relation between opposing principles or forces or factors

Usage: the inherent antagonism of capitalism and socialism

Similar words: oppositeness, opposition

Definition: the relation between opposed entities


Synonyms: hostility, antagonism, enmity

Definition: a state of deep-seated ill-will

Similar words: state

Definition: the way something is with respect to its main attributes

Usage: the current state of knowledge; his state of health; in a weak financial state