Definitions of oppose:
  • verb:   oppose with equal weight or force
  • verb:   be against; express opposition to
    Example: "We oppose the ban on abortion"
  • verb:   be resistant to
    Example: "The board opposed his motion"
  • verb:   act against or in opposition to
  • verb:   set into opposition or rivalry
  • verb:   fight against or resist strongly
    Example: "The senator said he would oppose the bill"

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