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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: opposition (0.00994 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to opposition.
English → Indonesian
English → English
n 1: the action of opposing something that you disapprove or
disagree with; “he encountered a general feeling of
resistance from many citizens”
; “despite opposition from
the newspapers he went ahead”
2: the relation between opposed entities [syn: oppositeness
3: the act of opposing groups confronting each other; “the
government was not ready for a confrontation with the
; “the invaders encountered stiff opposition”
4: a contestant that you are matched against [syn: opponent
5: a body of people united in opposing something
6: a direction opposite to another
7: an armed adversary (especially a member of an opposing
military force); “a soldier must be prepared to kill his
8: a political party opposed to the party in power and prepared
to replace it if elected; “Her Majesty's loyal opposition”
English → English
, n. [F., fr. L. oppositio. See
1. The act of opposing; an attempt to check, restrain, or
The counterpoise of so great an opposition. --Shak.
Virtue which breaks through all opposition.
2. The state of being placed over against; situation so as to
front something else. --Milton.
3. Repugnance; contrariety of sentiment, interest, or
purpose; antipathy. --Shak.
4. That which opposes; an obstacle; specifically, the
aggregate of persons or things opposing; hence, in
politics and parliamentary practice, the party opposed to
the party in power.
5. (Astron.) The situation of a heavenly body with respect to
another when in the part of the heavens directly opposite
to it; especially, the position of a planet or satellite
when its longitude differs from that of the sun 180[deg];
-- signified by the symbol ?; as, ? [Jupiter] [Sun],
opposition of Jupiter to the sun.
6. (Logic) The relation between two propositions when, having
the same subject and predicate, they differ in quantity,
or in quality, or in both; or between two propositions
which have the same matter but a different form.