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English - Etymology

From Middle English _opposen_, from Old French _opposer_, from Latin _ob_ (“before, against”) + Medieval Latin _pausare_ (“to put”), taking the place of Latin _opponere_ (“to oppose”).

From Middle English opposen, from Old French opposer, from Latin ob (before, against) + Medieval Latin pausare (to put), taking the place of Latin opponere (to oppose).

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English - Pronunciation

* Rhymes: -əʊz

  • Rhymes: -əʊz

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English - Verb

OPPOSE (_third-person singular simple present_ OPPOSES, _present participle_ OPPOSING, _simple past and past participle_ OPPOSED) * To attempt to stop the progression of; to resist or antagonize by physical means, or by arguments, etc.; to contend against; to confront; to resist; to withstand. _to OPPOSE the king in battle; to OPPOSE a bill in Congress_ _There is still time to OPPOSE this plan._ * To object to. _Many religious leaders OPPOSE cloning humans._ * To present or set up in opposition; to pose. _They are OPPOSED to any form of hierarchy._ * John Locke I may […] OPPOSE my single opinion to his. * 1839, Philip Meadows Taylor, _Confessions of a Thug_ [T]hree walls had been left standing, with large intervals between each; and they would certainly OPPOSE a most formidable interruption to an invader. * To place in front of, or over against; to set opposite; to exhibit. * Shakespeare Her grace sat down […] / In a rich chair of state; OPPOSING freely / The beauty of her person to the people. * To compete with; to strive against. _to OPPOSE a rival for a prize_ * Shakespeare I am […] too weak / To OPPOSE your cunning. SYNONYMS * gainstay, withstay ANTONYMS * support RELATED TERMS * opponent * opposer * opposite * opposition TRANSLATIONS

oppose (third-person singular simple present opposes, present participle opposing, simple past and past participle opposed)

  1. To attempt to stop the progression of; to resist or antagonize by physical means, or by arguments, etc.; to contend against; to confront; to resist; to withstand.
    to oppose the king in battle; to oppose a bill in Congress
    There is still time to oppose this plan.
  2. To object to.
    Many religious leaders oppose cloning humans.
  3. To present or set up in opposition; to pose.
    They are opposed to any form of hierarchy.
  4. To place in front of, or over against; to set opposite; to exhibit.
  5. To compete with; to strive against.
    to oppose a rival for a prize

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* oppose in _Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary_, G. & C. Merriam, 1913 * oppose in _The Century Dictionary_, The Century Co., New York, 1911

Que a categoria em FRENCH - VERB
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French - Verb

OPPOSE * first-person singular present indicative of _opposer_ * third-person singular present indicative of _opposer_ * first-person singular present subjunctive of _opposer_ * third-person singular present subjunctive of _opposer_ * second-person singular imperative of _opposer_

oppose

  1. first-person singular present indicative of opposer
  2. third-person singular present indicative of opposer
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of opposer
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of opposer
  5. second-person singular imperative of opposer

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Italian - Verb

OPPOSE * third-person singular past historic of opporre

oppose

  1. third-person singular past historic of opporre


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