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adhesion

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of adhesion

  1. 1 a physical sticking to as if by glue <discourages the use of photo albums that keep the pictures in place by adhesion to the pages> Synonyms adherence, bonding, cling Related Words agglutination, clumping, cohesion; adhesiveness, attachment, cohesiveness, tenacity; cementing, gluing (also glueing) Antonyms unsticking

  2. 2 adherence to something to which one is bound by a pledge or duty <she has always shown steadfast adhesion to psychiatry's code of ethics> Synonyms fidelity, allegiance, attachment, commitment, constancy, dedication, devotedness, devotion, faith, faithfulness, fastness, fealty, loyalty, piety, steadfastness, trothRelated Words affection, fondness; determination, firmness, resolution; dependability, reliability, trustability, trustiness, trustworthinessNear Antonyms alienation, disaffection, estrangement, separationAntonyms disloyalty, faithlessness, falseness, falsity, inconstancy, infidelity, perfidiousness, perfidy, treachery, unfaithfulness





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