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1. antagonistic

adjective. ['ænˌtægəˈnɪstɪk'] characterized by antagonism or antipathy.

Synonyms

  • hostile
  • antipathetic

Antonyms

  • defensive
  • lovable
  • hospitable

Etymology

  • -ic (English)
  • -ique (French)
  • antagonist (English)
  • antagonista (Latin)

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Rhymes with Antagonistic Muscle

  • trussell
  • brussel
  • tussle
  • rustle
  • russell
  • russel
  • nussle
  • mussell
  • mussel
  • hustle
  • fussell
  • bustle
  • bussell

Sentences with antagonistic-muscle


1. Noun Phrase
The chest and back muscles perform opposing movements and are a great pair for an antagonistic muscle workout set.

2. antagonistic

adjective. ['ænˌtægəˈnɪstɪk'] indicating opposition or resistance.

Synonyms

  • negative

Antonyms

  • positive
  • reconcilable

Etymology

  • -ic (English)
  • -ique (French)
  • antagonist (English)
  • antagonista (Latin)

3. antagonistic

adjective. ['ænˌtægəˈnɪstɪk'] used especially of drugs or muscles that counteract or neutralize each other's effect.

Synonyms

  • antacid
  • antiphlogistic

Antonyms

  • nonviolent
  • friendly
  • unaggressive

Etymology

  • -ic (English)
  • -ique (French)
  • antagonist (English)
  • antagonista (Latin)

4. antagonistic

adjective. ['ænˌtægəˈnɪstɪk'] arousing animosity or hostility.

Antonyms

  • peaceful

Etymology

  • -ic (English)
  • -ique (French)
  • antagonist (English)
  • antagonista (Latin)

5. antagonistic

adjective. ['ænˌtægəˈnɪstɪk'] incapable of harmonious association.

Antonyms

  • inclined

Etymology

  • -ic (English)
  • -ique (French)
  • antagonist (English)
  • antagonista (Latin)

6. muscle

noun. ['ˈmʌsəl'] one of the contractile organs of the body.

Synonyms

  • smooth muscle
  • sphincter muscle
  • muscle cell
  • musculus
  • anatomical sphincter
  • skeletal muscle
  • ocular muscle
  • involuntary muscle
  • muscle fibre
  • sphincter
  • striated muscle
  • contractile organ
  • levator
  • antagonistic muscle
  • contractor
  • supinator
  • rectus
  • tensor
  • pronator
  • muscle fiber

Antonyms

  • medulla
  • cortex
  • lightness
  • weak part

Etymology

  • muscle (French)
  • musculus (Latin)

7. muscle

noun. ['ˈmʌsəl'] animal tissue consisting predominantly of contractile cells.

Synonyms

  • striated muscle tissue
  • muscular tissue
  • heart muscle
  • smooth muscle
  • muscle system
  • cardiac muscle
  • muscular structure
  • animal tissue

Antonyms

  • easy
  • comfortable
  • nonviolent
  • good

Etymology

  • muscle (French)
  • musculus (Latin)

8. muscle

noun. ['ˈmʌsəl'] a bully employed as a thug or bodyguard.

Synonyms

  • yob
  • hooligan
  • tough
  • bully
  • ruffian
  • muscleman
  • roughneck
  • yobbo
  • yobo

Antonyms

  • unsoundness
  • vulnerability
  • rugged
  • liability

Etymology

  • muscle (French)
  • musculus (Latin)

9. muscle

noun. ['ˈmʌsəl'] authority or power or force (especially when used in a coercive way).

Synonyms

  • say-so
  • authority
  • potency
  • dominance
  • authorisation

Antonyms

  • delicate
  • inexperienced
  • weak
  • soft

Etymology

  • muscle (French)
  • musculus (Latin)

10. muscle

noun. ['ˈmʌsəl'] possessing muscular strength.

Synonyms

  • brawniness
  • heftiness
  • brawn
  • strength
  • muscularity

Antonyms

  • extensor
  • flexor
  • orderly
  • tender

Etymology

  • muscle (French)
  • musculus (Latin)
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