Oppose

7 Definitions of Oppose

The meaning of the word oppose, the definition of Oppose:

n. - To place in front of, or over against; to set opposite; to exhibit.

n. - To put in opposition, with a view to counterbalance or countervail; to set against; to offer antagonistically.

n. - To resist or antagonize by physical means, or by arguments, etc.; to contend against; to confront; to resist; to withstand; as, to oppose the king in battle; to oppose a bill in Congress.

n. - To compete with; to strive against; as, to oppose a rival for a prize.

v. i. - To be set opposite.

v. i. - To act adversely or in opposition; -- with against or to; as, a servant opposed against the act.

v. i. - To make objection or opposition in controversy.


The word "oppose" uses 6 letters: E O O P P S

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Words formed by adding one letter before or after oppose, or to oppose in any order:

a - papoose   d - opposed   r - opposer propose   s - opposes  

Shorter words found within oppose:

epos es oe oes oops op ope opes ops os ose pe pep pepo pepos peps pes peso poop poops pop pope popes pops pose so sop

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Other words with the same letter pairs: op pp po os se

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