antagonista

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See also: antagonistą

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin antagonista, from Ancient Greek ἀνταγωνιστής (antagōnistḗs, opponent) (ἀντί (antí, against) + ἀγωνιστής (agōnistḗs, a combatant, pleader, actor)), from ἀνταγωνίζεσθαι (antagōnízesthai, antagonize).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

antagonista (masculine and feminine plural antagonistes)

  1. antagonistic

Noun[edit]

antagonista m or f (plural antagonistes)

  1. antagonist
    Antonym: protagonista

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin antagonista, from Ancient Greek ἀνταγωνιστής (antagōnistḗs, opponent) (ἀντί (antí, against) + ἀγωνιστής (agōnistḗs, a combatant, pleader, actor)), from ἀνταγωνίζεσθαι (antagōnízesthai, antagonize).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /an.ta.ɡoˈni.sta/
  • Rhymes: -ista
  • Hyphenation: an‧ta‧go‧nì‧sta

Noun[edit]

antagonista m or f (masculine plural antagonisti, feminine plural antagoniste)

  1. antagonist (all senses)
  2. rival

Descendants[edit]

  • Maltese: antagonista

Adjective[edit]

antagonista (masculine plural antagonisti, feminine plural antagoniste)

  1. antagonist, antagonistic
    Antonym: protagonista

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Further reading[edit]

  • antagonista in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

Maltese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian antagonista.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

antagonista m or f (plural antagonisti)

  1. antagonist

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Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French antagoniste, from Latin antagōnista, from Ancient Greek ἀνταγωνιστής (antagōnistḗs).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /an.ta.ɡɔˈɲis.ta/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ista
  • Syllabification: an‧ta‧go‧nis‧ta

Noun[edit]

antagonista m pers (feminine antagonistka)

  1. (literary) antagonist (someone who acts against someone else)
    Synonyms: adwersarz, oponent, przeciwnik
    Antonym: zwolennik
  2. (film, literature, theater) antagonist (main opponent)
    Antonym: protagonista

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

antagonista m inan

  1. (anatomy) antagonist (a muscle that acts in opposition to another)
  2. (anatomy) antagonist tooth (a tooth that touches another on the opposite jaw)
  3. (biochemistry) antagonist tooth (a chemical that binds to a receptor but does not produce a physiological response, blocking the action of agonist chemicals)

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Derived terms[edit]

adjective
adverb

Related terms[edit]

noun
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Further reading[edit]

  • antagonista in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • antagonista in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin antagonista, from Ancient Greek ἀνταγωνιστής (antagōnistḗs, opponent) (ἀντί (antí, against) + ἀγωνιστής (agōnistḗs, a combatant, pleader, actor)), from ἀνταγωνίζεσθαι (antagōnízesthai, antagonize).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • IPA(key): (Portugal) /ɐ̃.tɐ.ɡuˈniʃ.tɐ/, [ɐ̃.tɐ.ɣuˈniʃ.tɐ]

  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: an‧ta‧go‧nis‧ta

Noun[edit]

antagonista m or f (plural antagonistas)

  1. antagonist (opponent)
    Synonyms: oponente, adversário, contraditor, competidor, opositor, inimigo
    Antonyms: aliado, amigo, parceiro
  2. (literature) antagonist
    Synonym: vilão
    Antonym: protagonista

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin antagonista, from Ancient Greek ἀνταγωνιστής (antagōnistḗs, opponent) (ἀντί (antí, against) + ἀγωνιστής (agōnistḗs, a combatant, pleader, actor)), from ἀνταγωνίζεσθαι (antagōnízesthai, antagonize).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /antaɡoˈnista/, [ãn̪.t̪a.ɣ̞oˈnis.t̪a]
  • Rhymes: -ista
  • Hyphenation: an‧ta‧go‧nis‧ta

Adjective[edit]

antagonista (plural antagonistas)

  1. antagonistic

Noun[edit]

antagonista m or f (plural antagonistas)

  1. antagonist
    Antonym: protagonista
  2. (biochemistry) antagonist
    Antonym: agonista

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Further reading[edit]