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oppositions

noun
plural of opposition

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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

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“Oppositions.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/oppositions. Accessed 20 Oct. 2021.

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