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Definition of Opposed

Opposed
Oppose Op*pose", v. t. [imp. & p. p. Opposed; p. pr. & vb. n. Opposing.] [F. opposer. See Ob-, Pose, and cf.2d Appose, Puzzle, n. Cf.L. opponere, oppositum.] 1. To place in front of, or over against; to set opposite; to exhibit. Her grace sat down . . . In a rich chair of state; opposing freely The beauty of her person to the people. --Shak. 2. To put in opposition, with a view to counterbalance or countervail; to set against; to offer antagonistically. I may . . . oppose my single opinion to his. --Locke. 3. To resist or antagonize by physical means, or by arguments, etc.; to contend against; to confront; to resist; to withstand; as, to oppose the king in battle; to oppose a bill in Congress. 4. To compete with; to strive against; as, to oppose a rival for a prize. I am . . . too weak To oppose your cunning. --Shak. Syn: To combat; withstand; contradict; deny; gainsay; oppugn; contravene; check; obstruct.

Meaning of Opposed from wikipedia

- combustion engine with horizontally opposed pistons. He called it the kontra engine, as the action of each side opposed the action of the other. This design...
- who endorsed a different candidate. It does not include Republicans who opposed Trump during the primary election campaign but never announced opposition...
- Action for Childhood Arrivals, and the abolition of ICE. She has strongly opposed the immigration policies of the Trump administration, including the Trump...
- intellectually conservative scientists, supported by liberal theologians but opposed by younger scientists and secularists and conservative Christians. These...
- implementation of this was arranged as an opposed piston engine, the Atkinson differential engine. Opposed piston engines using the two stroke cycle are...
- so becomes the fully functioning president with his own presidency, as opposed to a caretaker president. The Twenty-fifth Amendment to the Constitution...
- Italy during World War I before it spread to other European countries. Opposed to liberalism, Marxism and anarchism, fascism is placed on the far-right...
- Medicare for All, opposed the Trans-Pacific Partnership, and publicly announced her support of same-**** marriage in 2012. She opposes removing Syrian President...
- a successful conclusion. He chaired the Senate Commerce Committee and opposed pork barrel spending. He belonged to the bipartisan "Gang of 14" which...
- terrorism—both physical ****ault and murder—against groups or individuals whom they opposed. All three movements have called for the "purification" of American society...
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