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opposite

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of opposite

  1. being as different as possible <those two are fundamentally opposite—she being loquacious and outgoing where he is quiet and reserved> Synonyms antipodal, antipodean, antithetical, contradictory, contrary, diametric (or diametrical), polar Related Words adverse, negative, unfavorable; antagonistic, antipathetic, counter, cross, hostile; converse, inverse, obverse, reverse; alien, disparate, dissimilar, divergent, unalike, unlike Near Antonyms alike, analogous, like, similar; equivalent, identical, same; synonymous Antonyms noncontradictory




opposite

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of opposite

  1. something that is as different as possible from something else <no matter what I say, you insist on the opposite> Synonyms antipode, antithesis, contrary, counter, negative, obverse, reverse Related Words negation; antonym; counterpoint; converse, inverse, mirror image Near Antonyms synonym; analogue (or analog), counterpart; carbon copy, copy, duplicate, replica




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