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op·pos·ing

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  1. opponent, opposingadjective

    characterized by active hostility

    "opponent (or opposing) armies"

    Synonyms:
    opponent

    Antonyms:
    amicable

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  1. opposingadjective

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

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  1. opposingadjective

    Synonyms:
    conflicting, antagonistic, contending, opposite, adverse

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How to use opposing in a sentence?

  1. Transportation Minister Mauricio Quintella:

    Azul is the only airline opposing this, it is natural that he doesn't want competition, but that's not what the country wants.

  2. Ginny Burdick:

    The people opposing that bill just behaved reprehensibly around the building, and one of the things that distresses me is Im afraid that some of them are going to feel that those tactics worked. Those tactics had nothing to do with what happened.

  3. Tania Koen:

    I can confirm that June [Steenkamp] will be representing herself and Barry [Steenkamp] … at the parole hearing to consider the placement of Oscar Pistorius on parole. June will be making representations opposing parole.

  4. Defense Secretary Ash Carter:

    What apparently happened was that the Iraqi forces just showed no will to fight, they were not outnumbered. In fact, they vastly outnumbered the opposing force, and yet they failed to fight, they withdrew from the site, and that says to me, and I think to most of us, that we have an issue with the will of the Iraqis to fight ISIL and defend themselves.

  5. Mitch McConnell:

    The new speaker of the The House, the very distinguished congresswoman from San Francisco, has decided that opposing President Trump comes before the security of our borders.


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