1. brought about or caused; not spontaneous

    Antonyms : spontaneous
    Examples :
    • a case of steroid-induced weakness


  1. not congruent

    Antonyms : congruent


  1. have as a logical consequence

    Synonyms : entail, mean
    Type Of : necessitate
  2. have as a necessary feature

    Synonyms : involve
    Type Of : have, feature
  3. suggest that someone is guilty

    Synonyms : incriminate, inculpate
    Type Of : evoke, suggest, paint a picture
  4. express or state indirectly

    Synonyms : connote
    Type Of : express, show, evince
  5. suggest as a logically necessary consequence; in logic

    Type Of : evince, show, express


  1. urge or force (a person) to an action; constrain or motivate

    Synonyms : force
    Type Of : do, make, cause
  2. cause to move forward with force

    Synonyms : propel
    Type Of : move, displace


  1. the process of ionizing; the formation of ions by separating atoms or molecules or radicals or by adding or subtracting electrons from atoms by strong electric fields in a gas

    Synonyms : ionization
    Type Of : action, activity, natural action, natural process
  2. the condition of being dissociated into ions (as by heat or radiation or chemical reaction or electrical discharge)

    Synonyms : ionization
    Type Of : condition, status


  1. the state of being unsure of something

    Synonyms : doubt, doubtfulness, dubiety, dubiousness, uncertainty
    Type Of : cognitive state, state of mind


  1. unrighteousness by virtue of lacking respect for a god

    Synonyms : impiousness
    Antonyms : piety
    Type Of : unrighteousness


  1. a positive motivational influence

    Synonyms : incentive, motivator
    Type Of : rational motive
  2. act of bringing about a desired result

    Synonyms : inducing
    Type Of : causation, causing
    Examples :
    • inducement of sleep


  1. an indirect (and usually malicious) implication

    Synonyms : insinuation
    Type Of : implication


  1. the quality of disagreeing; being unsuitable and inappropriate

    Synonyms : incongruousness
    Antonyms : congruity
    Type Of : incompatibility