Antonyms

1. acid-forming

adjective. yielding an acid in aqueous solution.

Antonyms

  • alkaline

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Rhymes with Amino Acid

  • miracid
  • antacid
  • prasad
  • placid
  • massad
  • casad

How do you pronounce amino acid?

Pronounce amino acid as əˈminoʊ ˈæsəd.

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Sentences with amino-acid


1. Noun Phrase
Every food has at least one or more important amino acid.

2. Noun Phrase
The remaining nine are known as essential amino acids because your body has to get them from your diet.

3. Noun Phrase
Eleven amino acids can be made by your body and are known as nonessential amino acids.

4. Noun Phrase
Taurine, an amino acid, is used by the body for liver and brain functions.

2. acid-loving

adjective. thriving in a relatively acidic environment (especially of plants requiring a pH well below 7).

Synonyms

  • aciduric
  • acidophilous

3. acid-fast

adjective. not easily decolorized by acid solutions; pertains to micro-organisms (especially the tubercle bacillus that causes tuberculosis).

Synonyms

  • imperviable

Antonyms

  • permeable
  • receptive

4. amino

adjective. ['əˈmiːnoʊ'] pertaining to or containing any of a group of organic compounds of nitrogen derived from ammonia.

Antonyms

  • old

5. amino

noun. ['əˈmiːnoʊ'] the radical -NH2.

Synonyms

  • amino group
  • chemical group
  • glucosamine
  • radical

Antonyms

  • cauline

6. acid

noun. ['ˈæsəd'] any of various water-soluble compounds having a sour taste and capable of turning litmus red and reacting with a base to form a salt.

Synonyms

  • carbonic acid
  • hydroxy acid
  • phthalic acid
  • chlorohydric acid
  • iodic acid
  • tribasic acid
  • sulfanilic acid
  • hyponitrous acid
  • barbituric acid
  • para aminobenzoic acid
  • tetrabasic acid
  • oxygen acid
  • alkapton
  • oxybenzene
  • cyanamid
  • triphosphoric acid
  • homogentisic acid
  • malonylurea
  • lysergic acid
  • thiocyanic acid
  • methacrylic acid
  • manganic acid
  • silicic acid
  • oxalacetic acid
  • glycollic acid
  • perchloric acid
  • oxalic acid
  • oil of vitriol
  • sulphanilic acid
  • oxaloacetic acid
  • sulfonic acid
  • alcapton
  • 2-methylpropenoic acid
  • oxyacid
  • sulphonic acid
  • toluic acid
  • cyanic acid
  • monobasic acid
  • hexacosanoic acid
  • lansoprazole
  • chemical compound
  • formic acid
  • aqua regia
  • vitriol
  • hydrogen chloride
  • permanganic acid
  • carbolic acid
  • hydrofluoric acid
  • phenol
  • fumaric acid
  • hydriodic acid
  • pyruvic acid
  • pantothen
  • aminobenzoic acid
  • uric acid
  • PABA
  • orthoboric acid
  • ferricyanic acid
  • pantothenic acid
  • xanthic acid
  • hydroxybenzene
  • citric acid
  • gallic acid
  • hydrofluosilicic acid
  • hydroiodic acid
  • carboxylic acid
  • hydroxyacetic acid
  • dichromic acid
  • isocyanic acid
  • fulminic acid
  • cerotic acid
  • fluoroboric acid
  • glycolic acid
  • picric acid
  • compound
  • glyceric acid
  • cyanuric acid
  • sulfuric acid
  • titanic acid
  • hydrocyanic acid
  • gamma acid
  • cyanamide
  • bromic acid
  • hypochlorous acid
  • selenic acid
  • chlorous acid
  • sulphuric acid
  • phenylic acid
  • aqua fortis
  • hydrochloric acid
  • maleic acid
  • chloric acid
  • pectic acid
  • nitrohydrochloric acid
  • nitrous acid
  • nitric acid
  • itaconic acid
  • Prevacid
  • chromic acid
  • hydrobromic acid
  • prussic acid
  • carbamic acid
  • ferrocyanic acid
  • fluosilicic acid
  • boric acid
  • arsenic acid
  • undecylenic acid
  • boracic acid
  • dibasic acid

Antonyms

  • unpleasantness
  • palatable
  • inoffensive
  • cold

Etymology

  • acide (French)
  • acidus (French)

7. acid

adjective. ['ˈæsəd'] harsh or corrosive in tone.

Synonyms

  • vitriolic
  • acerbic
  • unpleasant
  • sulphurous
  • bitter
  • sulfurous
  • blistering
  • acrid
  • acerb
  • virulent

Antonyms

  • rough
  • smooth
  • simple
  • decrease

Etymology

  • acide (French)
  • acidus (French)

8. acid

adjective. ['ˈæsəd'] having the characteristics of an acid.

Antonyms

  • alkaline

Etymology

  • acide (French)
  • acidus (French)

9. acid

adjective. ['ˈæsəd'] being sour to the taste.

Synonyms

  • sour
  • acidulous
  • acidic

Antonyms

  • disintegrate
  • analyze
  • take away
  • disassemble

Etymology

  • acide (French)
  • acidus (French)

10. acid

noun. ['ˈæsəd'] street name for lysergic acid diethylamide.

Synonyms

  • dot
  • superman
  • Elvis
  • loony toons
  • Lucy in the sky with diamonds
  • window pane
  • lysergic acid diethylamide
  • back breaker
  • Zen
  • LSD
  • pane
  • dose

Antonyms

  • bring to
  • constructive
  • good-natured
  • nice

Etymology

  • acide (French)
  • acidus (French)
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