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Princeton's WordNet

  1. opposed(adj)

    being in opposition or having an opponent

    "two bitterly opposed schools of thought"

    Antonyms:
    unopposed

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. opposed(a)

    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.

How to pronounce opposed?

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How to say opposed in sign language?

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How to use opposed in a sentence?

  1. Paula Garces:

    They want to hear about the glamorous fashions and who's with who. And I don't think they're asking men really deep, thought provoking questions either, for the most part. If I thought that, I would definitely have a problem with it. There is a lot of scrutiny of women's looks as opposed to men's, which is unfortunate. I think that's more the issue, why women are asked more about their looks than men. we are more than just pretty faces and what we are wearing.

  2. Justin Hochberg:

    My specialty is looking at things and seeing what they can be, as opposed to what they are.

  3. Robert Thompson:

    It's about the settling of the urban frontier as opposed to the geographical frontier, and it's also a great immigration story.

  4. Chief Executive Louis Vachon:

    If our stock is trading again at what we consider accretive levels for us to buy it back, we'd like to be in a position to do that sooner as opposed to later, below 10 times earnings we feel that it is significantly accretive for us to buy back our shares.

  5. Abraham Foxman:

    To say Israelis are the only ones in the world opposed -- it's troubling messaging.


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