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Synonyms for opposingop·pos·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. opponent, opposingadjective

    characterized by active hostility

    "opponent (or opposing) armies"

    Synonyms:
    opponent

    Antonyms:
    amicable

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. opposingadjective

    Synonyms:
    conflicting, counteracting, antagonistic, adverse, opposite, hostile, inimical

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. opposingadjective

    Synonyms:
    conflicting, antagonistic, contending, opposite, adverse

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How to use opposing in a sentence?

  1. Master Xianfan:

    Science and Buddhism are not opposing nor contradicting, and can be combined and mutually compatible.

  2. Ted Cruz:

    It's their so-called three-bucket solution, which is all the good stuff is in bucket three? Bucket three takes eight Democrats. Right now, Senate Democrats are opposing everything. You can't get eight Senate Democrats to agree on saying 'good morning,' i have called bucket three the 'Sucker's Bucket.' And what I have been urging the President and the administration and leader in both houses, take everything in bucket three, put it in bucket one. We have got to actually fix this problem.

  3. Bernie Sanders:

    Imagine a multi-billionaire opposing a raise in the minimum wage. Imagine a multi-billionaire asking for cuts to Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid.

  4. Zhang Shujun:

    Our attitude is very clear when it comes to historical nihilism, and that is to have a clear-cut stance on opposing it, to oppose any mistaken point of view or tendency on party history.

  5. Richard Mills:

    Under the The Biden administration, The United States will continue The Biden administration longstanding policy of opposing one-sided resolutions and other actions in international bodies that unfairly single out Israel, the United States will also work to promote Israel’s standing and participation in United Nations bodies and other international organizations.

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