Antonyms

1. out-of-bounds

adjective. outside the foul lines.

Antonyms

  • free

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Words that Rhyme with Path Of Least Resistance

  • self-subsistence
  • coexistence
  • subsistence
  • consistence
  • resistence
  • persistence
  • outdistance
  • insistence
  • existence
  • assistance
  • distance

2. out-of-town

adjective. happening in or being of another town or city.

Antonyms

  • near

3. resistance

noun. ['rɪˈzɪstəns, riːˈzɪstəns'] the action of opposing something that you disapprove or disagree with.

Synonyms

  • action
  • lockout
  • opposition
  • anti-takeover defense

Antonyms

  • non-involvement
  • engagement
  • non-engagement
  • attendance

Etymology

  • résistance (French)

4. resistance

noun. ['rɪˈzɪstəns, riːˈzɪstəns'] any mechanical force that tends to retard or oppose motion.

Synonyms

  • acoustic impedance
  • mechanical phenomenon
  • friction
  • rubbing
  • retarding force
  • acoustic reactance
  • acoustic resistance

Antonyms

  • abnormality
  • fullness
  • wetness
  • unsoundness

Etymology

  • résistance (French)

5. resistance

noun. ['rɪˈzɪstəns, riːˈzɪstəns'] a material's opposition to the flow of electric current; measured in ohms.

Synonyms

  • ohmic resistance
  • electrical resistance
  • electrical phenomenon
  • ohmage
  • electric resistance
  • resistivity

Antonyms

  • astigmatism
  • safety
  • improvement
  • stigmatism

Etymology

  • résistance (French)

6. resistance

noun. ['rɪˈzɪstəns, riːˈzɪstəns'] the military action of resisting the enemy's advance.

Synonyms

  • action

Antonyms

  • nonattendance
  • disassembly

Etymology

  • résistance (French)

7. least

adverb. ['ˈliːst'] used to form the superlative.

Antonyms

  • inconsequence

8. path

noun. ['ˈpæθ'] a course of conduct.

Synonyms

  • primrose path
  • warpath
  • hadith
  • ambages
  • Sunnah
  • Sunna
  • way of life
  • course of action
  • way
  • course
  • strait and narrow

Antonyms

  • angular
  • praise
  • top
  • bottom

Etymology

  • pæþ (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. path

noun. ['ˈpæθ'] a way especially designed for a particular use.

Synonyms

  • paseo
  • towing path
  • crosswalk
  • walkway
  • crossing
  • bridle path
  • footpath
  • bridle road
  • way
  • walk
  • crossover
  • lane
  • towpath

Antonyms

  • thin
  • reduce
  • exact
  • lose

Etymology

  • pæþ (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. path

noun. ['ˈpæθ'] an established line of travel or access.

Synonyms

  • traffic pattern
  • crosscut
  • round
  • fairway
  • line of fire
  • beat
  • bus route
  • direction
  • circuit
  • main line
  • supply line
  • data track
  • route
  • skyway
  • paper round
  • flight path
  • pattern
  • flyway
  • beeline
  • electron orbit
  • paper route
  • line of flight
  • air lane
  • feeder line
  • migration route
  • trade route
  • supply route
  • track
  • approach pattern
  • line
  • celestial orbit
  • orbit
  • way
  • itinerary
  • airway

Antonyms

  • stand still
  • conformist
  • rested
  • enfranchisement

Etymology

  • pæþ (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

Example sentences of the word path-of-least-resistance


1. Noun Phrase
You have good intentions about healthy meal planning, but at the end of a long day, a box of macaroni and cheese is the path of least resistance.

2. Noun Phrase
Electricity always follows the path of least resistance, and the ground wire acts as this path rather then you being electrocuted.

3. Noun Phrase
The path of least resistance is for the firm to simply let the employee go without any accusation of theft.

4. Noun Phrase
The roots follow the path of least resistance when looking for space to grow, and this makes the perforations and hollow interiors of the pipes prime real estate.

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