What does opposing mean?

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op·pos·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. opponent, opposingadjective

    characterized by active hostility

    "opponent (or opposing) armies"

Wiktionary

  1. opposingadjective

    That opposes or oppose; on the opposite side.

    opposing armies

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of opposing in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of opposing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of opposing in a Sentence

  1. Denzel McCampbell:

    I think it's divorced from reality, when you look at the actual receipts, when you look at Rep. Tlaib's work, it's rare for a freshman to have a bill signed into law, especially( by) a president of the opposing party. And she did that. And that's the same President that she ran on impeaching.

  2. Milwaukee Bucks:

    As a team we talked about it, to try to keep our composure whenever the opposing team tries to foul us hard or tries to hit us or play dirty, obviously, Im not going to look to the referees for protection. Ive just got to play smart and try to avoid the situations.

  3. The Kings:

    What we have to understand is nobody’s coming to save us, we have to put pressure on the opposing team and match the physicality and show that we’re not going to shy away.

  4. Bruno Valentini:

    It's paradoxical that after Brexit, Europe's banking authorities are effectively helping destabilize the market by opposing Italy's attempt to strengthen the financial system and safeguard its customers.

  5. Michelle Roberts:

    I think that they don't want us in Nooksack at all — they just want to displace us from our traditional homelands as a whole, i grew up with these people and even though I may not be blood related to a lot of the people on the opposing side, we all considered each other family.

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