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Antonyms

1. expression

noun. ['ɪkˈsprɛʃən'] the feelings expressed on a person's face.

Synonyms

  • face
  • visage
  • twinkle
  • spark
  • countenance
  • light
  • aspect
  • sparkle
  • look
  • leer

Antonyms

  • Romanticism
  • classicism
  • worth
  • natural language

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Words that Rhyme with Gene Expression

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

Example sentences of the word gene-expression


1. Noun Phrase
However, other behaviors, such as gene expression, resemble the eukaryotes.

2. Noun Phrase
In prokaryotes, gene expression happens in a different way.

3. Noun Phrase
The nucleus operates as the cell’s command center, controlling gene expression and cell division.

4. Noun Phrase
Vitamin E is a fat-soluble antioxidant vitamin that is essential to immune function, cell signaling and gene expression.

2. expression

noun. ['ɪkˈsprɛʃən'] expression without words.

Synonyms

  • effusion
  • reflexion
  • reflection
  • act
  • lamentation
  • manifestation
  • demonstration
  • gush
  • blowup
  • demo
  • outburst
  • ebullition

Antonyms

  • discontinue
  • refrain
  • activity
  • overact

3. expression

noun. ['ɪkˈsprɛʃən'] the communication (in speech or writing) of your beliefs or opinions.

Synonyms

  • verbal expression
  • communication
  • cold turkey
  • articulation
  • felicitation
  • verbalism
  • voice
  • congratulation

Antonyms

  • leeward
  • front
  • rear
  • windward

4. expression

noun. ['ɪkˈsprɛʃən'] a word or phrase that particular people use in particular situations.

Synonyms

  • axiom
  • agrapha
  • sumpsimus
  • phrase
  • Beatitude
  • logion
  • speech communication
  • maxim
  • saying
  • spoken communication
  • ambiguity
  • dysphemism
  • calque
  • idiomatic expression
  • anatomical reference
  • phrasal idiom
  • slogan
  • voice communication
  • spoken language
  • oral communication
  • southernism
  • anatomical
  • loan translation
  • shibboleth
  • idiom
  • quip
  • saw
  • shucks
  • set phrase
  • advice and consent
  • euphemism
  • proverb
  • tongue twister
  • locution
  • speech
  • language
  • epigram
  • catchword
  • adage
  • calque formation
  • motto

Antonyms

  • euphemism
  • avoid
  • back
  • uncover

5. expression

noun. ['ɪkˈsprɛʃən'] a group of symbols that make a mathematical statement.

Synonyms

  • sentential function
  • formula
  • primitive
  • mathematical statement

Antonyms

  • joyful
  • inactivity
  • dissimilitude
  • unlikeness

6. expression

noun. ['ɪkˈsprɛʃən'] the style of expressing yourself.

Synonyms

  • honorific
  • colloquialism
  • parlance
  • verbiage
  • archaicism
  • formulation
  • style
  • choice of words
  • idiom
  • wording
  • boilerplate
  • phrasing
  • expressive style
  • phraseology
  • Briticism
  • archaism
  • Britishism
  • Americanism
  • diction
  • Anglicism

Antonyms

  • fail
  • disappearance
  • criticize
  • fixed-width font

7. expression

noun. ['ɪkˈsprɛʃən'] the act of forcing something out by squeezing or pressing.

Synonyms

  • squeeze

Antonyms

  • unequivocalness
  • clearness

8. expression

noun. ['ɪkˈsprɛʃən'] a group of words that form a constituent of a sentence and are considered as a single unit.

Synonyms

  • adjunct
  • involution
  • complement
  • clause
  • phrase
  • grammatical constituent
  • predicator
  • construction
  • constituent

Antonyms

  • artificial language
  • disrespectful
  • terseness
  • verboseness

9. expression

noun. ['ɪkˈsprɛʃən'] (genetics) the process of expressing a gene.

Synonyms

  • organic process

Antonyms

  • forbid
  • criminalize

10. gene

noun. ['ˈdʒiːn'] (genetics) a segment of DNA that is involved in producing a polypeptide chain; it can include regions preceding and following the coding DNA as well as introns between the exons; it is considered a unit of heredity.

Synonyms

  • homeotic gene
  • polygene
  • proto-oncogene
  • Y-linked gene
  • genetic marker
  • suppressor gene
  • transforming gene
  • nonallele
  • modifier gene
  • mutant gene
  • cistron
  • recessive gene
  • oncogene
  • DNA
  • deoxyribonucleic acid
  • regulator gene
  • dominant gene
  • chromosome
  • lethal gene
  • X-linked gene
  • repressor gene
  • structural gene
  • suppresser
  • regulatory gene
  • linked genes
  • suppresser gene
  • modifier
  • allele
  • linkage group
  • transgene
  • sequence
  • allelomorph
  • factor
  • operator gene
  • desoxyribonucleic acid
  • suppressor

Antonyms

  • exon

Etymology

  • Gen (German)
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