I. WORDS EXPRESSING ABSTRACT RELATIONS

VIII. CAUSATION

5. Combinations of Causes
Counteraction.

[Antonyms: concurrence.]

[Nouns] counteraction, opposition; contrariety [more]; antagonism, polarity; clashing; collision, interference, inhibition, resistance, renitency, friction; reaction; retroaction (recoil) [more]; counterblast; neutralization (compensation) [more]; vis inertiae; check, etc. (hindrance) [more].

voluntary opposition [more], voluntary resistance [more]; repression (restraint) [more].

[Verbs] counteract; run counter, clash, cross; interfere with, conflict with; contravene; jostle; go against, run against, beat against, militate against; stultify; antagonize, block, oppose [more]; traverse; withstand (resist) [more]; hinder [more]; repress (restrain) [more]; react (recoil) [more].

undo, neutralize; counterpoise (compensate) [more]; overpoise.

[Adjectives] counteracting; antagonistic, conflicting, retroactive, renitent, reactionary; contrary [more].

[Adverbs] although [more]; in spite of [more]; against.

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