Definitions for antagonizeænˈtæg əˌnaɪz

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word antagonize

Princeton's WordNet

  1. antagonize, antagonise(verb)

    provoke the hostility of

    "Don't antagonize your boss"

  2. antagonize, antagonise, counteract(verb)

    act in opposition to

Wiktionary

  1. antagonize(Verb)

    To work against; oppose; especially to incite reaction.

    The other children constantly antagonized Joe to the point of tears.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Antagonize(verb)

    to contend with; to oppose actively; to counteract

  2. Antagonize(verb)

    to act in opposition

  3. Origin: [Gr. . See Antagonism.]

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of antagonize in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of antagonize in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Pastor Juwle Nagbe:

    For them to antagonize her, to make her look like a bad person, sometimes makes me angry, somebody should give her the respect that she deserves.

  2. Dilxat Raxit:

    (The government is) using television to incite the Chinese people to antagonize the Uighurs because their own policies have led to the reality of people fleeing.

  3. Town Marshal David Smith:

    The issues we deal with are usually from someone who may be wanting to make a name for themselves and tries to harass or in some way antagonize an outlaw motorcycle gang member.

  4. Van Cauter:

    Obesity is the major cause of insulin resistance, insulin resistance could also result from an activation of stress-responsive pathways which tend to antagonize the action of insulin.

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