Adjective(1) indicating opposition or resistance(2) characterized by antagonism or antipathy(3) arousing animosity or hostility(4) used especially of drugs or muscles that counteract or neutralize each other's effect(5) incapable of harmonious association
(1) But in Britain and the US many people feel ambivalent or antagonistic towards the mainstream popular resistance.(2) Some students have trouble coping with friends or family members who are antagonistic to their teaching aspirations.(3) In the future we might have a Government that is pretty antagonistic to the aid community, and is running some rather strange foreign policy agendas.(4) Lutheranism developed in two different directions, somewhat antagonistic to one another.(5) It is deeply rooted in place and profoundly antagonistic to market values.(6) Although antagonistic to this cultural heritage, their critiques can themselves be said to assume a national frame.(7) The capitalist profit motive is antagonistic to public health, preferring to treat illness rather than preventing it.(8) Would any of the societies be antagonistic to each other?(9) The ceremony at the square was watched by more than three thousand people, including many who had been so antagonistic to him.(10) Their attitudes concerning poetry and its function in life are different, sometimes even antagonistic to one another.(11) He was rude and antagonistic to my friends, kept picking arguments and was often deliberately provocative, manipulating people into tense arguments.(12) It has both agonistic actions and weak opioid antagonistic activity.(13) These two communities are often antagonistic to each other, and I think that may be because they do not understand each other.(14) It is no longer possible for any section of the global population to cling to a system of thinking that is uncompromisingly antagonistic to the thinking of others.(15) The arms are an important means of defence of our vulnerable points, including the head, chest, and abdomen, as well as of antagonistic connections to others.(16) Furthermore, an antagonistic effect of added amino acids, such as glutamine, on sucrose-induced GS expression was observed.
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