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Eager to prevent or put an end to; disapproving of or disagreeing with,
  1. Eager to prevent or put an end to; disapproving of or disagreeing with
    • - opposed to the construction of nuclear power plants
  2. In conflict or disagreement with; hostile to
    • - most critics were opposed to the work
  3. (of two or more things) Contrasting or conflicting with each other
    • - the agency is being asked to do two diametrically opposed things

  1. being in opposition or having an opponent; "two bitterly opposed schools of thought"
  2. (oppose) be against; express opposition to; "We oppose the ban on abortion"
  3. (oppose) fight: fight against or resist strongly; "The senator said he would oppose the bill"; "Don't fight it!"
  4. (oppose) contrast with equal weight or force
  5. (oppose) pit: set into opposition or rivalry; "let them match their best athletes against ours"; "pit a chess player against the Russian champion"; "He plays his two children off against each other"
  6. (oppose) react: act against or in opposition to; "She reacts negatively to everything I say"
  7. (Opposition (astronomy)) Opposition is a term used in positional astronomy to indicate when two celestial bodies are on opposite sides of the sky when viewed from a particular place (usually the Earth). ...
  8. (Opposition (chess)) In chess, opposition (or direct opposition) is the situation occurring when two kings face each other on a rank or file, with only one square in between them. In such a situation, the player not having to move is said to "have the opposition" . ...
  9. (Opposition (parliamentary)) Parliamentary opposition is a form of political opposition to a designated government, particularly in a Westminster-based parliamentary system. Note that this article uses the term government as it is used in Parliamentary systems, i.e. ...
  10. (Opposition (patent)) An opposition proceeding is an administrative process available under the patent and trademark law of most jurisdictions which allows third parties to dispute the validity of a granted patent or trademark.
  11. (The Opposition (Frisky Dingo)) Frisky Dingo was an American animated cartoon series created by Adam Reed and Matt Thompson for Adult Swim. The show premiered on October 16, 2006 and as of March 23, 2008, 25 episodes of Frisky Dingo have been aired.
  12. (oppose) To attempt to stop the progression of; To object to
  13. (opposingly) in a manner that opposes
  14. (opposés) opposite and reversed, of charges like eg. the crowns of Alsace.
  15. (Opposition) A generally adverse aspect of 180 degrees, depending on the planets involved.
  16. (Opposition) The second largest political party or group of parties in the Dáil that opposes what it believes to be wrong with Government policies and actions
  17. (Opposition) the party or parties who do not belong to the governing party;
  18. (Opposition) The time period allowed for an interested party to post oppositions to the grant of a patent. For example, this may be up to nine months from the date of grant of a European patent.
  19. (Opposition) A 180-degree aspect. Oppositions indicate that the aspecting planets work to opposing ends, generally (though occasionally the opposite is true - oppositions by nature are the most contrary aspects).
  20. (opposition) Holding the opponent's blade in an off-target line.
  21. (Opposition) A planetary aspect in which two planets or bodies are 180 degrees apart.
  22. "Thrust with Opposition" - To simultaneously deflect the opponent's point with one's guard while making an attack of one's own. Commonly used in epee to avoid a double touch.
  23. (OPPOSITION) A trade mark proceeding before the UK Intellectual Property Office or OHIM in which the plaintiff seeks to prevent the registration of a mark. ...
  24. (OPPOSITION) An aspect, it is a combative energy. It creates the feeling of being out-of-balance, and can be stressful and frustrating. Opposition exposes a person's internal conflicts.
  25. (Opposition) ( to liberating the shrine slaves) -- The only substantial opposition to liberating the shrine slaves has come from African traditionalists, spearheaded by the Afrikania Mission. ...