• one that is engaged in a struggle [n AGONISTS] : AGONISTIC [adj]
  • one engaged in a struggle [n -S]
  • person who is torn by inner conflict
  • contracting muscle whose action is opposed by another muscle
  • chemical substance capable of activating a receptor to induce a full or partial pharmacological response
  • one that is engaged in a struggle
  • chemical substance capable of combining with a specific receptor on a cell and initiating the same reaction or activity typically produced by the binding endogenous substance dopaminergic agonists compare antagonist 2b
  • person engaged in a contest, conflict, struggle, etc., esp. the protagonist in a literary work
  • muscle that is controlled by the action of an antagonist with which it is paired