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  1. opposedadjective

    Foreign refers to difference of birth, alien to difference of allegiance. In their figurative use, that is foreign which is remote, unlike, or unconnected; that is alien which is conflicting, hostile, or opposed. Impertinent and irrelevant matters can not claim consideration in a certain connection; inappropriate matters could not properly be considered. Compare ALIEN, n.; CONTRAST, v.

    Synonyms:
    alien, alien, conflicting, contradictory, contrary, contrasted, distant, foreign, hostile, impertinent, inappropriate, irrelevant, remote, strange, unconnected, unlike

    Antonyms:
    akin, appropriate, apropos, essential, germane, pertinent, proper, relevant

    Preposition:
    Such a purpose was alien to (or from) my thought: to preferable.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. opposedadjective

    being in opposition or having an opponent

    "two bitterly opposed schools of thought"

    Antonyms:
    unopposed

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#1639remote
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#3929strange
#5096unlike
#5349opposition
#5425opposite
#5966alien
#6114opposed
#6679rejected
#6811contrary
#7392inappropriate
#9085distant
#12100objection
#12170hostile
#12242oppose
#12575opposing
#13150irrelevant
#15258conflicting
#22335contradictory
#23305opposes
#26097objected
#33316contrasted
#52578unconnected
#87366bucked
#109233impertinent

How to use opposed in a sentence?

  1. Allen Cheng:

    We think the risk to other guests at the hotel, so tennis players and their accompanying staff, is relatively low because they were in the rooms at the time as opposed to staff who were outside the rooms.

  2. Patrick Leahy:

    You vehemently opposed any compensation for the victims' families.

  3. The United:

    The U.S. move is a repeat of its old trick of ‘mixed manipulation’ of the situation across the Taiwan Strait, deliberately creating tensions and disrupting regional peace and stability. We are resolutely opposed to this, no matter how the situation in the Taiwan Strait changes, theatre troops will loyally perform their duties and mission, resolutely safeguard national sovereignty, security and territorial integrity.

  4. Gil Hoffman:

    If (President Obama) thinks this will help the Israelis be one ounce less opposed to the Iran deal, then he doesn't get it, israelis are very against the Iran deal.

  5. Dan Gainor:

    The hot mic is just one more tool the media use to protect their friends and target their enemies, nBC worked with Donald Trump for 11 years. There were no news stories about Trump's off-color and crude comments. It did everything it could to protect him -- both in news and entertainment. He, and indirectly Billy Bush, became targets because he ran a political campaign wildly opposed by network reporters, producers and anchors … If you are liberal, it won't likely impact you for long. If you are to the right of the media covering the story, it will haunt you forever.


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