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Found 3 items, similar to antagonist.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: someone who offers opposition [syn: adversary, opponent,
opposer, resister] [ant: agonist]
2: a muscle that relaxes while another contracts; “when bending
the elbow the triceps are the antagonist”
3: a drug that neutralizes or counteracts the effects of
another drug [ant: synergist]
English → English (gcide)
Antagonist \An*tag"o*nist\, n. [L. antagonista, Gr. ?; ? against
+ ? combatant, champion, fr. ?: cf. F. antagoniste. See
1. One who contends with another, especially in combat; an
adversary; an opponent.
Antagonist of Heaven's Almigthy King. --Milton.
Our antagonists in these controversies. --Hooker.
2. (Anat.) A muscle which acts in opposition to another; as a
flexor, which bends a part, is the antagonist of an
extensor, which extends it.
3. (Med.) A medicine which opposes the action of another
medicine or of a poison when absorbed into the blood or
Syn: Adversary; enemy; opponent; foe; competitor. See
Antagonist \An*tag"o*nist\, a.
Antagonistic; opposing; counteracting; as, antagonist schools