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Definitions of opposite:

part of speech: noun

Oppositeness.

part of speech: noun

The reverse; that which is the contrary.

part of speech: adjective

Placed over against: standing in front: contrasted with: adverse: contrary.

part of speech: noun

That which is opposed or contrary: an opponent.

part of speech: adjective

Placed in front of or over against; as, the houses were opposite to each other; contrary; very different; as, opposite opinions.

part of speech: adjective

Standing or placed in front; facing; contrary; in bot., applied to leaves placed on opposite sides of a stem at the same level.

part of speech: noun

That which is contrary or in marked contrast.

part of speech: adverb

Oppositely.

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In the R. Cath. Ch., a small crucifix, or a crucifix engraved on a plate, which used to be kissed by the priest and deacon, and passed on to the people in succession before leaving church; kiss of peace. ...

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