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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
antagonism /æn'tægənizm/
  • danh từ
    • sự phản đối; sự phản kháng
      • to come into antagonism with someone: phản đối ai
    • sự đối lập, sự tương phản, sự đối kháng
      • antagonism between two theories: sự đối lập nhau giữa hai thuyết
    • nguyên tắc đối lập
Concise Dictionary
+a state of deep-seated ill-will
+the relation between opposing principles or forces or factors
+an actively expressed feeling of dislike and hostility
+(biochemistry) interference in or inhibition of the physiological action of a chemical substance by another having a similar structure

Thesaurus Dictionary
1 opposition, animosity, enmity, rancour, hostility, antipathy:
It is difficult to understand your antagonism towards classical music.
2 conflict, rivalry, discord, dissension, friction, strife; contention:
Giving jobs only to personal friends has engendered antagonism.
Advanced English Dictionary
+ noun
[U, pl.] ~ (to / toward(s) sb/sth)
~ (between A and B) (written) feelings of hatred and opposition: The antagonism he felt towards his old enemy was still very strong. + You could sense the antagonism between them. + the racial antagonisms in society
Collocation Dictionary


great, strong | mutual | class, personal, racial


feel, have
She felt nothing but antagonism towards her boss. He seems to have an antagonism to the local people.
| express, show | arouse, cause, create, lead to, provoke
The new rules will create a lot of antagonism.


~ between
the antagonism between the two brothers
| ~ to/towards
her antagonism towards her mother

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