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opposition

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of opposition

  1. 1 the inclination to resist most of the opposition to the proposed smoking ban is coming from bar owners worried about its impact on their businesses Synonyms of opposition defiance, resistanceWords Related to opposition demur, objection, protest, remonstrance; compunction, misgiving, reservation; disobedience, noncompliance, recalcitranceNear Antonyms of opposition compliance, obedience; acceptance, approvalAntonyms of opposition acquiescence

  2. 2 the quality or state of being as different as possible her actions stand in direct opposition to her words Synonyms of opposition contrariness, oppositeness, contrariety, polarityWords Related to opposition contradictoriness; antipode, antithesis; disparateness, disparity, dissimilarity, divergence, unlikeness; inequality; conflict, disagreement, discrepancy, variance; incompatibility, incongruence, incongruity, incongruousnessNear Antonyms of opposition agreement, alikeness, conformity, congruity, correspondence, likeness, parallelism, resemblance, similarity, similitude; analogousness; correlation, relationshipAntonyms of opposition identicalness, sameness



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