oppose

Part of speech: noun

OPPOSER.

Part of speech: verb

To act in opposition to; resist.

Part of speech: verb

To object to; offer objection.

Part of speech: verb

To stand opposite.

Part of speech: adjective

Opposable.

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Usage examples "oppose":

  1. You cannot oppose me. - "Sant' Ilario", F. Marion Crawford.
  2. My Lords the States have good will, but not sufficient strength, to oppose these great forces single- handed. - "Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete", John Lothrop Motley.
  3. For now I had a weapon against him, you see; he dared not oppose me. - "Ghosts", Henrik Ibsen.