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Definition of Opponents

Opponent
Opponent Op*po"nent, n. 1. One who opposes; an adversary; an antagonist; a foe. --Macaulay. 2. One who opposes in a disputation, argument, or other verbal controversy; specifically, one who attacks some theirs or proposition, in distinction from the respondent, or defendant, who maintains it. How becomingly does Philopolis exercise his office, and seasonably commit the opponent with the respondent, like a long-practiced moderator! --Dr. H. More. Syn: Antagonist; opposer; foe. See Adversary.
Opponent
Opponent Op*po"nent, a. [L. opponens, -entis, p. pr. of opponere to set or place against, to oppose; ob (see Ob-) + ponere to place. See Position.] Situated in front; opposite; hence, opposing; adverse; antagonistic. --Pope.

Meaning of Opponents from wikipedia

- An adversary is generally considered to be a person, group, or force that opposes and/or attacks. Adversary may also refer to: Satan ("adversary" in Hebrew)...
- The Opponent may refer to: The Opponent (1988 film), a 1988 film starring Daniel Greene The Opponent (2000 film), a 2000 film starring Erika Eleniak This...
- taken a clear stand in opposition to the Iraq War. List of congressional opponents of the Vietnam War "107th Congress-2nd Session 455th Roll Call Vote of...
- The master list of Nixon political opponents was a secret list compiled by President Richard Nixon's Presidential Counselor Charles Colson. It was an...
- off from this concept, with songs such as the lead single, Smashing the Opponent. "Poquito Mas" (Spanish for "Little Bit More" [sic]) – 3:39 "Saeed" (سعيد...
- The opponent process is a color theory that states that the human visual system interprets information about color by processing signals from cone cells...
- A downed opponent (also called a grounded opponent) is a combatant that is on the ground, as compared to a combatant that is in a standing position. This...
- list of President of the United States Richard Nixon's major political opponents compiled by Charles Colson, written by George T. Bell (****istant to Colson...
- baseball statistics, batting average against (denoted by BAA or AVG), or opponents' batting average (denoted by OBA) is a statistic that measures a pitcher's...
- Opponents Unlimited is a 1982 role-playing game supplement for Villains and Vigilantes published by Fantasy Games Unlimited. Opponents Unlimited is a book...