Definitions for opposed

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. opposed(adj)

    being in opposition or having an opponent

    "two bitterly opposed schools of thought"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. opposed(adjective)əpˈoʊzd

    against an idea or plan

    I'm opposed to private education.

  2. opposedəpˈoʊzd

    indicates sth different from sth just mentioned

    This is a wonderful movie, as opposed to the usual garbage they show.


  1. opposed(Adjective)

    Acting in opposition; opposing.

  2. opposed(Adjective)

    Being, of having an opponent; not unopposed.

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'opposed' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4699

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