Active hostility or opposition.

Primary Base bel*

Child Elements  

bel* act m itg Antagonism.
beltr* loc Battlefield, war zone.
kelax* fig "War, strife."
mart* abs ess sta Of or pertaining to war; martial.
qund* fig ess sta "War." Gunther, Gonzalo.
wiq* fig act Warrior.


Name/Link Type Source/Type Consumption Date


flik* Attack
beltr* Battlefield Location of antagonism.
mewbel* Contention Mutual antagonism.
aleks* Defense Counteraction against antagonism.
* Munitions Materials of antagonism.
* Party One or more people representing a particular or position.
paks* Peace Absence of or resolution of  antagonism.
* Responses to Antagonism
* Rivalry Passive antagonism between two parties.
* States of Antagonism
* War Prolonged antagonism.
* Warfare Execution of antagonism.
belaq* Weapon Instrument of antagonism.


aren* Arena Abode of sport or antagonism.
lit* Lawsuit Case in a court of law involving a claim or complaint by one party against another.
katen* Restraint Willful denial of freedom.
* Slap Antagonistic action of physical contact with a broad surface such as the hand.



Aggression (initiation of antagonism) Offense; incursion, inroad, invasion; irruption; outbreak; bucking, estapade [manège], ruade [F.], kicking, kick; punch (impulse) [See Impulse]; coup de main [F.]; sally, sortie, camisade or camisado [archaic], raid, foray.'


bel* Action base.
belor* Generative: Aggressor, assailant, invader.
belod* Dative agent.
belend* Dative patient.
belew* Abessive.
belemp* Ablative agent.
belolv* Ablative patient.
belaq* Means: Weapon (more)
belm* Result.

Antagonism synonyms

Fight, battle, competition, war. Clash, collision, conflict, discord, want of harmony; filibuster [U. S.], filibusterism


Armistice Pause in antagonism. Truce.

Arms (means of antagonism)

belaq* Arm, arms (instrument of antagonism).

Armory (store of arms), gunnery.

Weapon. armament, armaments, armature; panoply, stand of arms.

Ammunition; powder, powder and shot; cartridge; ball cartridge, cartouche, fireball.

Explosive; gunpowder, guncotton.

Dynamite, melinite, cordite, lyddite; pyroxyline.

qladj* Sword (instrument of cutting), saber, broadsword, cutlass, falchion, scimitar, cimeter, brand, whinyard, bilbo, glaive, glave, rapier, skean, tuck, claymore, adaga, baselard, Lochaber ax, skean dhu, creese, kris, dagger, dirk, banger, poniard, stiletto, stylet, dudgeon, bayonet; sword-bayonet, sword-stick; side arms, foil, blade, steel.

Ax (instrument of cleaving and chopping), bill; pole-ax, battle-ax; gisarme, halberd, partisan, tomahawk, bowie knife.

puq* Club, mace, truncheon, staff, bludgeon, cudgel, life preserver, shillelah, sprig; hand staff, quarter staff; bat, cane, stick, knuckle duster; billy, blackjack, sandbag, waddy.

Gun; firearms; artillery, ordnance; siege train, battering train; park, battery; cannon, gun of position, heavy gun, field piece, mortar, howitzer, carronade, culverin, basilisk; falconet, jingal, swivel, pederero, bouche a feu; petard, torpedo; mitrailleur, mitrailleuse; infernal machine; pompom; tenpounder.

Musket, musketry, firelock, fowling piece, rifle, fusil, caliver, carbine, blunderbuss, musketoon, Brown Bess, matchlock, harquebuss, arguebus, haguebut; pistol, postolet; petronel; small bore; breach-loader, muzzle-loader; revolver, repeater; needle gun, chassepot; wind gun, air gun; automatic gun, automatic pistol; escopet, escopette, gunflint, gun-lock; hackbut, shooter, shooting iron [U.S.], six-shooter [U.S.], shotgun.

Missile (general projectile used as a weapon), bolt, shot, ball; ballistics; balista, ballista, slung shot, trebuchet, trebucket; bullet, slug, stone, brickbat, grenade, shell, bomb, carcass, rocket; congreve, congreve rocket; shrapnel, mitraille; thunderbolt.

bol*, qer*, sagit*, xarb* Spear (instrument of piercing), Pike, lance, spear, spontoon, javelin, dart, jereed, jerid, arrow, reed, shaft, bolt, boomerang, harpoon, gaff.

Bow (arms for launching projectiles), crossbow, balister, catapult, sling.

krej* Ram, battering ram (weapon of impulse).


Battle (event of antagonism) Competition, emulation, race, contest; tug of war.