Definitions for opponentəˈpoʊ nənt

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. opposition, opponent, opposite(noun)

    a contestant that you are matched against

  2. adversary, antagonist, opponent, opposer, resister(adj)

    someone who offers opposition

  3. opponent, opposing(adj)

    characterized by active hostility

    "opponent (or opposing) armies"

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  1. opponent(Noun)

    An individual or group who is a rival of another.

  2. opponent(Noun)

    One who attempts to stop the progression of.

  3. opponent(Noun)

    One who objects to.

  4. opponent(Noun)

    In team sports, a player of an opposite team.

  5. Origin: from opponere, to oppose

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'opponent' in Nouns Frequency: #1360


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