diametrically opposed to

Definition of diametrically opposed to

:the exact opposite of
  • His position on the issue is diametrically opposed to that of his partner.

Word by Word Definitions

diametric play diametrically
  1. : of, relating to, or constituting a straight line segment passing through the center of a figure or body : located at the diameter (see diameter 1)

  2. : completely opposed : being at opposite extremes

opposed play
  1. : set or placed in opposition : contrary


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