What does opposed mean?

Definitions for opposed

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word opposed.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. opposed(adj)

    being in opposition or having an opponent

    "two bitterly opposed schools of thought"


  1. opposed(Adjective)

    Acting in opposition; opposing.

  2. opposed(Adjective)

    Being, of having an opponent; not unopposed.

Editors Contribution

  1. opposed

    Verb form of the word oppose.

    Some members of the government were opposed to the proposed legislation so attended and contributed to the chamber debate to ensure the voice of their electorate and constituents were expressed.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

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


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of opposed in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of opposed in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Jennifer Baker:

    The NRA is opposed to any and all forms of a gun registry.

  2. Orrin Hatch:

    I ’m not opposed, but there are enough things we have to work through.

  3. Mark Astley:

    What we have really seen this month is a correction as opposed to a turn.

  4. Jason Metrokin:

    We're not opposed to mineral extraction, but salmon must always come first.

  5. Jason Metrokin:

    We’re not opposed to mineral extraction, but salmon must always come first.

Images & Illustrations of opposed

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