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obverse

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of obverse

  1. something that is as different as possible from something else <the new administration had promised peace and prosperity, but what we got was the obverse: war and recession> Synonyms antipode, antithesis, contrary, counter, negative, opposite, reverseRelated Words negation; antonym; counterpoint; converse, inverse, mirror imageNear Antonyms synonym; analogue (or analog), counterpart; carbon copy, copy, duplicate, replica




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