The definition of antagonize is to cause someone to react with unkindness or opposition.(verb)
An example of a situation in which someone might antagonize others is if he taunted or made fun of others.
To antagonize is defined as to act in a way that is contrary.(verb)
An example of two groups that frequently antagonize each other are the democrats and the republicans.
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transitive verb an·tag·o·nized, an·tag·o·niz·ing, an·tag·o·niz·es
Origin: Greek antagōnizesthai, to struggle against
Origin: : anti-, anti-
Origin: + agōnizesthai, to struggle (from agōn, contest; see agony).
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