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Opposite 1

Definition: Placed over against; standing or situated over against or in front; facing; often with to; as, a house opposite to the Exchange.

Opposite 2

Definition: Applied to the other of two things which are entirely different; other; as, the opposite sex; the opposite extreme.

Opposite 3

Definition: Extremely different; inconsistent; contrary; repugnant; antagonistic.

Opposite 4

Definition: Set over against each other, but separated by the whole diameter of the stem, as two leaves at the same node.

Opposite 5

Definition: Placed directly in front of another part or organ, as a stamen which stands before a petal.

Opposite 6

Definition: One who opposes; an opponent; an antagonist.

Opposite 7

Definition: That which is opposed or contrary; as, sweetness and its opposite.

opposite 8

Definition: two words that express opposing concepts; "to him the opposite of gay was depressed"

opposite 9

Definition: a contestant that you are matched against

opposite 10

Definition: a relation of direct opposition; "we thought Sue was older than Bill but just the reverse was true"

opposite 11

Definition: something inverted in sequence or character or effect; "when the direct approach failed he tried the inverse"

opposite 12

Definition: of leaves etc; growing in pairs on either side of a stem; "opposite leaves"

opposite 13

Definition: characterized by opposite extremes; completely opposed; "in diametric contradiction to his claims"; "diametrical (or opposite) points of view"; "opposite meanings"; "extreme and indefensible polar positions"

opposite 14

Definition: altogether different in nature or quality or significance; "the medicine''s effect was opposite to that intended"; "it is said that opposite characters make a union happiest"- Charles Reade

opposite 15

Definition: the other one of a complementary pair; "the opposite sex"; "the two chess kings are set up on squares of opposite colors"

opposite 16

Definition: being directly across from each other; facing; "And I on the opposite shore will be, ready to ride and spread the alarm"- Longfellow; "we lived on opposite sides of the street"; "at opposite poles"

opposite 17

Definition: moving or facing away from each other; "looking in opposite directions"; "they went in opposite directions"

opposite 18

Definition: directly facing each other; "the two photographs lay face-to-face on the table"; "lived all their lives in houses face-to-face across the street"; "they sat opposite at the table"


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