Synonyms

1. reaction-propulsion_engine

noun. a jet or rocket engine based on a form of aerodynamic propulsion in which the vehicle emits a high-speed stream.

Synonyms

  • ion engine
  • jet engine
  • reaction engine

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Words that Rhyme with Allergic Reaction

  • dissatisfaction
  • satisfaction
  • liquefaction
  • transaction
  • subtraction
  • extraction
  • distraction
  • contraction
  • abstraction
  • retraction
  • infraction
  • diffraction
  • classaction
  • telaction
  • interaction
  • exaction
  • attraction
  • traction
  • inaction
  • fraction
  • faction

Example sentences of the word allergic-reaction


1. Noun Phrase
Treatment for exposure to black pepper will depend entirely on the nature of your allergic reaction.

2. Noun Phrase
A small number of people experience an allergic reaction to the essential oils used in aromatherapy.

3. Noun Phrase
Histamine is a chemical that occurs naturally in the body to help lessen the effects of allergic reactions.

4. Noun Phrase
According to MayoClinic.com, nickel is the most common metal that causes allergic reactions.

2. reaction

noun. ['riːˈækʃən'] (chemistry) a process in which one or more substances are changed into others.

Synonyms

  • chain reaction
  • saponification
  • aldol reaction
  • displacement
  • photochemical reaction
  • oxidization
  • neutralisation reaction
  • chemical action
  • oxidation
  • chemical change
  • elimination reaction
  • equilibrium
  • neutralisation
  • metathesis
  • displacement reaction
  • decomposition
  • neutralization
  • chemical reaction
  • exothermic reaction
  • endothermic reaction
  • hydrolysis
  • addition reaction
  • reduction
  • decomposition reaction
  • oxidoreduction
  • chemical decomposition reaction
  • oxidisation
  • double decomposition reaction
  • oxidation-reduction
  • redox
  • neutralization reaction
  • double decomposition
  • chemical equilibrium
  • reducing

Antonyms

  • careful
  • failing
  • running
  • unsatisfactory

Etymology

  • reaction (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • reactio (Latin)

3. reaction

noun. ['riːˈækʃən'] an idea evoked by some experience.

Synonyms

  • idea

Antonyms

  • peristalsis
  • anastalsis

Etymology

  • reaction (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • reactio (Latin)

4. reaction

noun. ['riːˈækʃən'] a bodily process occurring due to the effect of some antecedent stimulus or agent.

Synonyms

  • answer
  • immune response
  • kinesis
  • immune reaction
  • transfusion reaction
  • activity
  • psychogalvanic response
  • electrical skin response
  • bodily function
  • reflex action
  • bodily process
  • learned response
  • double take
  • body process
  • inborn reflex
  • rebound
  • unconditioned reflex
  • GSR
  • physiological reaction
  • reflex
  • Tarchanoff phenomenon
  • automatism
  • immunologic response
  • galvanic skin response
  • reflex response
  • taxis
  • passage
  • tropism
  • innate reflex
  • passing
  • overreaction
  • response
  • learned reaction
  • electrodermal response
  • Fere phenomenon

Antonyms

  • assembly
  • discontinuation
  • activation
  • sink

Etymology

  • reaction (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • reactio (Latin)

5. allergic

adjective. ['əˈlɝːdʒɪk'] having an allergy or peculiar or excessive susceptibility (especially to a specific factor).

Synonyms

  • sensitized
  • supersensitive
  • hypersensitive
  • hypersensitized
  • sensitised
  • supersensitized
  • susceptible
  • supersensitised

Antonyms

  • invulnerable
  • unsusceptibility
  • protected
  • insensitive

Etymology

  • -ic (English)
  • -ique (French)
  • allergy (English)
  • Allergie (German)

6. reaction

noun. ['riːˈækʃən'] doing something in opposition to another way of doing it that you don't like.

Synonyms

  • resistance
  • opposition

Antonyms

  • disagree
  • question
  • inactivity

Etymology

  • reaction (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • reactio (Latin)

7. reaction

noun. ['riːˈækʃən'] extreme conservatism in political or social matters.

Synonyms

  • conservatism

Antonyms

  • inactiveness
  • inaction

Etymology

  • reaction (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • reactio (Latin)

8. reaction

noun. ['riːˈækʃən'] (mechanics) the equal and opposite force that is produced when any force is applied to a body.

Antonyms

  • birth

Etymology

  • reaction (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • reactio (Latin)

9. reaction

noun. ['riːˈækʃən'] a response that reveals a person's feelings or attitude.

Antonyms

  • active

Etymology

  • reaction (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • reactio (Latin)
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