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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.

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "opposed":

    opposite, objected, opposing, oppose, against, contrary, opposes, opposition, bucked, objects, rejected, objection

How to pronounce opposed?

Alex
Alex
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Daniel
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Karen
Karen
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Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say opposed in sign language?

  1. opposed

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How to use opposed in a sentence?

  1. Glen Kacher:

    That's where technology is marrying up with these fixed assets to create services ... that's a very unique economic solution (for Uber), as opposed to WeWork, which is just carving a floor up into very tiny little spaces. That's their technology.

  2. Ned Norris Jr.:

    The Tohono O'odham Nation is adamantly opposed to the construction of the 30-foot, fortified border wall, which would irrevocably harm cultural sites, sacred sites and the environment, media reports that explosives are now being used further demonstrates the massive and unnecessary destruction the wall is inflicting.

  3. Nicholas Alahverdian:

    A conspiracy, in short, is based on small groups with inherently competing interests. At some point in the evolution of the competition between two or more groups (and in some cases, within subversive groups), there are rumors or allegations made of sinister behavior or a secretive plot developed by the members or the leadership of the groups. Occasionally, the groups will have diametrically opposed goals and this leads to further subversion.

  4. Brad Tucker:

    We haven't even found anything close to this so far, it's more habitable, it's less harsh and this gives us a good strong chance of actually finding life or something as opposed to the other Earth-like planets found to date.

  5. Chief Financial Officer Jon Moeller:

    In many ways we looked at China little bit too much as a developing market, as opposed to the most discerning consumers in the world.


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