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Definitions of oppose:

part of speech: verb transitive

To place before or in the way of: to set against: to place as an obstacle: to resist: to check: to compete with.

part of speech: verb transitive

To speak or act against; to contend or dispute with; resist; to set up as an obstacle; check.

part of speech: noun


part of speech: verb

To set against; to act against; to resist; to put one's self in opposition, as a competitor; to object or act against, as in a controversy or debate.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To make objection.

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