flexion synonyms

Here's a list of possible synonyms and antonyms for the term flexion:


Princeton's WordNet

  1. flexure, flection, flexionnoun

    the state of being flexed (as of a joint)

    Synonyms:
    flection, flexure, inflection, crease, fold, bend, flexion, crimp, plication

    Antonyms:
    extension

  2. inflection, flection, flexionnoun

    deviation from a straight or normal course

    Synonyms:
    flexure, inflection, flexion, modulation, flection, inflexion, prosody

    Antonyms:
    extension

  3. flexion, flexurenoun

    act of bending a joint; especially a joint between the bones of a limb so that the angle between them is decreased

    Synonyms:
    flection, flexure, inflection, crease, fold, bend, flexion, plication, crimp

    Antonyms:
    extension

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

bending, flexure, flexing, deflection

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. flexion

    Synonyms:
    Bend



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