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  1. List of paraphrases for "opposes":

    oppose, opposed, opposing, rejects, precludes, against, objection, opposition, objects, refuses

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  1. Aleister Crowley:

    The essence of independence has been to think and act according to standards from within, not without. Inevitably anyone with an independent mind must become "one who resists or opposes authority or established conventions": a rebel. If enough people come to agree with, and follow, the Rebel, we now have a Devil. Until, of course, still more people agree. And then, finally, we have --- Greatness.

  2. Qin Gang:

    China firmly opposes the arms sale to Taiwan by the U.S. This position is resolute, clear and consistent, it is a crude interference of China's internal affairs, damages China's sovereignty and security interests and goes against the trend of peaceful development in cross-strait relations.

  3. Cindy Schild:

    The company shares the nation's deep remorse for the shameful institution of slavery and racial discrimination that has occurred in the country, cSX opposes any form of discrimination and is committed to raising awareness regarding racial disparities.

  4. Chilean President Sebastian Pinera:

    You have to convince 195 countries, and so if just one opposes, there is no agreement.

  5. Tony Abbott:

    The prerogative of mercy should be extended to them, australia opposes the death penalty at home and abroad.


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