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Synonyms for adjuvantˈædʒ ə vənt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. adjuvant(adj)

    an additive that enhances the effectiveness of medical treatment

    unsupportive, unhelpful

  2. accessory, adjunct, ancillary, adjuvant, appurtenant, auxiliary(adj)

    furnishing added support

    supplementary, accessary, adjuvant, appurtenant, auxiliary, supplemental, adjunct, accessory, assistant, ancillary, subsidiary

    unsupportive, unhelpful

  3. adjuvant(adj)

    enhancing the action of a medical treatment

    appurtenant, accessory, auxiliary, adjunct, ancillary

    unsupportive, unhelpful


  1. adjuvant(noun)

    attendant, subservient, subsidiary, subordinate, secondary, assistant, satellite, accessory, supporting, ancillary, contributory, extra, complementary

  2. adjuvant(noun)

    The noun used as a modifier.

    subordinate, accessory, assistant, subservient, attendant, subsidiary, secondary, satellite, complementary, ancillary, contributory, extra, supporting

  3. adjuvant(noun)

    One who helps or facilitates; an assistant.

    secondary, subordinate, assistant, attendant, subsidiary, accessory, satellite, subservient

  4. adjuvant(noun)

    An additive (as in a drug) that aids or modifies the action of the principal ingredient.

    accessory, assistant, attendant, subservient, subsidiary, subordinate, secondary, satellite

  5. adjuvant(noun)

    Something (as in a method) that enhances the effectiveness of a medical treatment.

    accessory, attendant, satellite, secondary, subsidiary, assistant, subservient, subordinate

  6. adjuvant(noun)

    A substance enhancing the immune response to an antigen.

    subsidiary, secondary, satellite, subservient, subordinate, assistant, accessory, attendant

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List of paraphrases:

adjunctive, admixture, adjunct

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