Synonyms
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1. contraceptive

noun. ['ˌkɑːntrəˈsɛptɪv'] an agent or device intended to prevent conception.

Synonyms

  • birth control device
  • preventative
  • spermicide
  • pill
  • contraceptive pill
  • oral contraceptive pill
  • safety
  • morning-after pill
  • diaphragm
  • contraceptive diaphragm
  • rubber
  • anovulatory drug
  • cervical cap
  • IUD
  • oral contraceptive
  • contraceptive device
  • device
  • intrauterine device
  • preventive
  • prophylactic
  • safe
  • anovulant
  • condom
  • spermatocide
  • prophylactic device
  • pessary
  • coil

Antonyms

  • good
  • injured
  • insecure
  • dangerous

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Words that Rhyme with Oral Contraceptive

  • unreceptive
  • receptive
  • perceptive
  • deceptive

Example sentences of the word oral-contraceptive


1. Noun Phrase
There are as many reasons to take oral contraceptives as there are people who take them.

2. Noun Phrase
Although other oral contraceptives may cause weight changes, they may be better option for you.

3.
Noun Phrase
It may also reduce the effectiveness of
oral contraceptive pills, according to the [FDA-approved prescribing information.

4.
Noun Phrase
The physician may recommend an
oral contraceptive** prescription to reduce PMS symptoms.

2. contraceptive

adjective. ['ˌkɑːntrəˈsɛptɪv'] capable of preventing conception or impregnation.

Synonyms

  • protective
  • antifertility

Antonyms

  • permissive
  • unhealthful
  • insecurity

3. oral

adjective. ['ˈɔrəl'] using speech rather than writing.

Synonyms

  • spoken

Antonyms

  • inarticulate
  • left-slanting

Etymology

  • oralis (Latin)
  • os (Latin)

4. oral

noun. ['ˈɔrəl'] an examination conducted by spoken communication.

Synonyms

  • oral exam
  • viva voce
  • examination
  • viva
  • exam
  • test

Antonyms

  • cursive
  • engrossed
  • in writing
  • scrivened

Etymology

  • oralis (Latin)
  • os (Latin)

5. oral

adjective. ['ˈɔrəl'] of or involving the mouth or mouth region or the surface on which the mouth is located.

Antonyms

  • scripted

Etymology

  • oralis (Latin)
  • os (Latin)
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