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opposes

verb
present tense third-person singular of oppose

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1 to refuse to give in to
  • I will continue to oppose any attempts to infringe upon our civil liberties

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2 to strive to reduce or eliminate
  • we must oppose ignorance and prejudice wherever and whenever they arise

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“Opposes.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/opposes. Accessed 20 May. 2022.

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