What does the word opposite mean?

Usage examples for opposite

  1. He looked up at the window opposite. – Mae Madden by Mary Murdoch Mason
  2. Brule laughed and sat down opposite her with his drink. – Legacy by James H Schmitz
  3. It was found on the Asiatic side, nearly opposite to the Pompean pillar, of which I before took notice. – A New System; or, an Analysis of Antient Mythology. Volume I. by Jacob Bryant