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1. constructive-metabolic

adjective. of or relating to anabolism.

Synonyms

  • energy-storing

Antonyms

  • destructive-metabolic
  • katabolic

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Rhymes with Constructive Possession

  • transgression
  • misimpression
  • indiscretion
  • decompression
  • retrocession
  • nonaggression
  • repossession
  • progression
  • expression
  • discretion
  • compression
  • suppression
  • succession
  • repression
  • regression
  • profession
  • procession
  • precession
  • intercession
  • impression
  • digression
  • depression
  • confession
  • concession
  • secession
  • recession
  • oppression
  • obsession
  • aggression
  • accession

2. constructive

adjective. ['kənˈstrʌktɪv'] constructing or tending to construct or improve or promote development.

Synonyms

  • shaping
  • creative
  • positive
  • structural
  • rehabilitative
  • reconstructive
  • formative
  • inferential

Antonyms

  • destructive
  • negative
  • unimpressionable
  • inelastic

Etymology

  • -ive (English)
  • -if (Anglo-Norman)
  • construct (English)
  • construo (Latin)

3. constructive

adjective. ['kənˈstrʌktɪv'] emphasizing what is laudable or hopeful or to the good.

Antonyms

  • negative

Etymology

  • -ive (English)
  • -if (Anglo-Norman)
  • construct (English)
  • construo (Latin)

4. possession

noun. ['pəˈzɛʃən'] the act of having and controlling property.

Synonyms

  • holding
  • constructive possession
  • criminal possession
  • retention
  • keeping
  • actual possession
  • ownership

Antonyms

  • instability
  • unsteadiness
  • unstableness
  • movability

Etymology

  • possessio (Latin)
  • -io (Latin)

5. possession

noun. ['pəˈzɛʃən'] anything owned or possessed.

Synonyms

  • white elephant
  • relation
  • assets
  • transferred property
  • holding
  • belongings
  • transferred possession
  • treasure
  • property
  • circumstances

Antonyms

  • indecision
  • disagree
  • begin
  • preparation

Etymology

  • possessio (Latin)
  • -io (Latin)

6. possession

noun. ['pəˈzɛʃən'] being controlled by passion or the supernatural.

Synonyms

  • enchantment
  • spell

Antonyms

  • bad luck
  • misfortune
  • good luck

Etymology

  • possessio (Latin)
  • -io (Latin)

7. possession

noun. ['pəˈzɛʃən'] the trait of resolutely controlling your own behavior.

Synonyms

  • self-possession
  • nerves
  • will power
  • willpower
  • resolve
  • presence of mind
  • resolution
  • resoluteness
  • self-command
  • firmness
  • firmness of purpose
  • self-will

Antonyms

  • ancestor
  • descendant
  • unconnectedness
  • connectedness

Etymology

  • possessio (Latin)
  • -io (Latin)

8. possession

noun. ['pəˈzɛʃən'] (sport) the act of controlling the ball (or puck).

Antonyms

  • softness

Etymology

  • possessio (Latin)
  • -io (Latin)

9. possession

noun. ['pəˈzɛʃən'] a territory that is controlled by a ruling state.

Synonyms

  • territory
  • territorial dominion
  • district

Antonyms

  • hate
  • solvability
  • isotropy
  • unsolvability

Etymology

  • possessio (Latin)
  • -io (Latin)

10. possession

noun. ['pəˈzɛʃən'] a mania restricted to one thing or idea.

Synonyms

  • monomania
  • mania
  • passion

Antonyms

  • anisotropy
  • strength
  • insolubility
  • misconception

Etymology

  • possessio (Latin)
  • -io (Latin)
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