Synonyms for antagonist

Synonyms for (noun) antagonist

Synonyms: antagonist

Definition: a drug that neutralizes or counteracts the effects of another drug

Similar words: drug

Definition: a substance that is used as a medicine or narcotic

Synonyms: antagonist

Definition: a muscle that relaxes while another contracts

Usage: when bending the elbow the triceps are the antagonist

Similar words: antagonistic muscle

Definition: (physiology) a muscle that opposes the action of another

Usage: the biceps and triceps are antagonistic muscles

Synonyms: adversary, antagonist, opponent, opposer, resister

Definition: someone who offers opposition

Similar words: somebody, someone, soul, mortal, person, individual

Definition: a human being

Usage: there was too much for one person to do

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