SYNERGISTIC MUSCLES By N., Pam M.S. - April 13, 2013 These are muscles that work together to do a certain action. See agonist. Compare antagonist. SYNERGISTIC MUSCLES: "Synergistic muscles work in unison together." Related Psychology Terms ANTAGONIST TRIPHASIC PATTERN AGONIST-ANTAGONIST BUPRENORPHINE BUTORPHANOL EQUILIBRIUM-POINT MODEL EYE MUSCLES 1 (EXTRINSIC EYE MUSCLES) ANTIESTROGEN ANTAGONISTIC MUSCLES BUTORPHANOL Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SYNERGISTIC MUSCLES," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/synergistic-muscles/ (accessed February 29, 2020).