What does the word oppose mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • OPPOSER.

  • Part of speech: verb transitive, verb intransitive

  • To object to; offer objection.

  • Part of speech: verb transitive, verb intransitive

  • To stand opposite.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Opposable.

Usage examples for oppose

  1. You cannot oppose me. – Sant' Ilario by 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 by John Lothrop Motley
  3. For now I had a weapon against him, you see; he dared not oppose me. – Ghosts by Henrik Ibsen
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