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yeast

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of yeast

  1. something that arouses action or activity <taxation without representation proved to be the yeast of rebellion> Synonyms boost, encouragement, goad, impetus, incentive, incitation, incitement, instigation, momentum, motivation, provocation, spur, stimulant, stimulus, impulseRelated Words inducement, invitation; antecedent, cause, consideration, grounds, motive, occasion, reason; catalyst, catalyzer, fuel, sparkAntonyms counterincentive, disincentive




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