Antonyms

1. acid-forming

adjective. yielding an acid in aqueous solution.

Antonyms

  • alkaline

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Words that Rhyme with Folic Acid

  • miracid
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  • prasad
  • placid
  • massad
  • casad

Example sentences of the word folic-acid


1. Noun Phrase
Vitamin C and folic acid are necessary for a healthy plant to grow.

2. Noun Phrase
Swap iceberg lettuce for baby spinach to sneak some iron and folic acid into your diet.

3. Noun Phrase
Your body needs folic acid every day to replenish body stores.

4. Noun Phrase
Regulating a plant’s metabolic functions is another important contribution of folic acid.

2. acid-tasting

adjective. having a sour acidic taste.

Synonyms

  • sour-tasting

Antonyms

  • fresh
  • sweet

3. acid-loving

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

Synonyms

  • aciduric
  • acidophilous

4. 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

5. acid-wash

verb. wash with acid so as to achieve a bleached look.

Synonyms

  • launder

Antonyms

  • dirty
  • handwash

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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