exact opposite

Definition of exact opposite

  1. :  the complete opposite I realize now that I have tried to make my work the exact opposite of my father's. He used to be romantic, but now he's the exact opposite.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to call for forcibly or urgently and obtain

    :  to call for as necessary or desirable

  1. :  exhibiting or marked by strict, particular, and complete accordance with fact or a standard

    :  marked by thorough consideration or minute measurement of small factual details

  1. :  set over against something that is at the other end or side of an intervening (see intervene 4) line or space

    :  situated in pairs on an axis (see axis 3) with each member being separated from the other by half the circumference (see circumference 2) of the axis — compare alternate

    :  occupying an opposing and often antagonistic position

  1. :  something that is opposed to some other often specified thing

    :  antonym

    :  additive inverse

  1. :  on or to an opposite side

  1. :  across from and usually facing or on the same level with

    :  in a role complementary to

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contemplative of or relative to the past

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