Antonyms of verb indicate

2 of 5 senses of indicate

Sense 3
indicate -- (to state or express briefly; "indicated his wishes in a letter")
       Antonym of contraindicate (Sense 1)
      => contraindicate -- (make a treatment inadvisable)

Sense 5
indicate, suggest -- (suggest the necessity of an intervention; in medicine; "Tetracycline is indicated in such cases")
       Antonym of contraindicate (Sense 1)
      => contraindicate -- (make a treatment inadvisable)

Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of verb indicate

5 senses of indicate

Sense 1
bespeak, betoken, indicate, point, signal -- (be a signal for or a symptom of; "These symptoms indicate a serious illness"; "Her behavior points to a severe neurosis"; "The economic indicators signal that the euro is undervalued")
       => tell -- (let something be known; "Tell them that you will be late")

Sense 2
indicate, point, designate, show -- (indicate a place, direction, person, or thing; either spatially or figuratively; "I showed the customer the glove section"; "He pointed to the empty parking space"; "he indicated his opponents")
       => inform -- (impart knowledge of some fact, state or affairs, or event to; "I informed him of his rights")

Sense 3
indicate -- (to state or express briefly; "indicated his wishes in a letter")
       => inform -- (impart knowledge of some fact, state or affairs, or event to; "I informed him of his rights")

Sense 4
argue, indicate -- (give evidence of; "The evidence argues for your claim"; "The results indicate the need for more work")
       => present, represent, lay out -- (bring forward and present to the mind; "We presented the arguments to him"; "We cannot represent this knowledge to our formal reason")

Sense 5
indicate, suggest -- (suggest the necessity of an intervention; in medicine; "Tetracycline is indicated in such cases")
       => inform -- (impart knowledge of some fact, state or affairs, or event to; "I informed him of his rights")

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