Antonyms
Etymology

1. agonist

noun. ['ˈægənɪst'] a muscle that contracts while another relaxes.

Antonyms

  • abstain

Etymology

  • ἀγωνιστής (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
  • ἀγωνίζομαι (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

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Rhymes with Agonist

  • abortionist
  • absolutist
  • absurdist
  • activist
  • acusyst
  • adventist
  • aerodynamicist
  • africanist
  • agronomist
  • alarmist
  • alchemist
  • alchemist
  • almquist
  • alquist
  • amethyst
  • analyst
  • anatomist
  • andrist
  • anthropologist
  • anticommunist

How do you pronounce agonist?

Pronounce agonist as ˈægənɪst.

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Sentences with agonist


1. Noun, singular or mass
Most muscles in your body work in pairs with one being the agonist and the other being the antagonist.

2. Adjective
In agonist super sets, you pair exercises that work the same muscle group.

2. agonist

noun. ['ˈægənɪst'] the principal character in a work of fiction.

Synonyms

  • antihero

Antonyms

  • loser
  • conformist

Etymology

  • ἀγωνιστής (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
  • ἀγωνίζομαι (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

3. agonist

noun. ['ˈægənɪst'] (biochemistry) a drug that can combine with a receptor on a cell to produce a physiological reaction.

Antonyms

  • brand-name drug

Etymology

  • ἀγωνιστής (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
  • ἀγωνίζομαι (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

4. agonist

noun. ['ˈægənɪst'] someone involved in a contest or battle (as in an agon).

Antonyms

  • bring to

Etymology

  • ἀγωνιστής (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
  • ἀγωνίζομαι (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
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