antagonistic
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antagonistic
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. antagonista
I was surprised by the antagonistic response to my innocent question.Me sorprendió la respuesta antagonista a mi pregunta inocente.
b. antagónico
We want to have a friendly discussion, not an antagonistic debate.Queremos tener una discusión amistosa, no un debate antagónico.
c. hostil
The antagonistic suspect did not cooperate with police.El sospechoso hostil no cooperó con la policía.
d. opuesto
Each side is completely antagonistic to the other's ideas.Cada lado está totalmente opuesto a las ideas del otro.
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antagonistic [ænˌtæɡəˈnɪstɪk]
adjective
1 (hostile) [+person, attitude] hostil; antagonista
2 (opposed) [+ideas, views] antagónico; opuesto
I am not in the least antagonistic to the idea yo no me opongo en lo más mínimo a la idea
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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