What does opposed mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. opposedadjective

    being in opposition or having an opponent

    "two bitterly opposed schools of thought"

Wiktionary

  1. opposedadjective

    Acting in opposition; opposing.

  2. opposedadjective

    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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Numerology

  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

Examples of opposed in a Sentence

  1. Mark Astley:

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

  2. Jo Dyer:

    Climate change is seen as some sort of ideological issue here as opposed to an impending global crisis -- it's been reduced to part of the culture wars.

  3. President Barack Obama:

    The truth of the matter is, inside of Iran, the people most opposed to the deal are the Revolutionary Guard, the Quds Force, hardliners who are implacably opposed to any cooperation with the international community.

  4. Robert Dunham:

    All of the states that have been carrying out executions have some form of secrecy... the states initially said that this is necessary for them to obtain the drugs because drug manufacturers were being harassed, they claimed, by anti-death penalty advocates. Those allegations have all turned out to be false. But the states have continued to attempt to expand secrecy and the real reason is because the drug manufacturers themselves are opposed to the use of their medicines in executions.

  5. Jason Metrokin:

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

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