oppose

UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/əˈpəʊz/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/əˈpoʊz/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(ə pōz)

Inflections of 'oppose' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
opposes
v 3rd person singular
opposing
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
opposed
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
opposed
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."

oppose
WordReference English Thesaurus © 2020
Sense: Verb: object to
Synonyms:
be opposed to, object to, disagree with, disapprove of, dispute , not accept, be against, reject , protest , protest against, speak out against, repudiate, cry out against, call sth into question, refuse , disallow, not allow, veto
Antonyms:
agree , approve , favor , support , back , endorse , accept , defend , commend, champion , get behind, look favorably on, take a liking to, come round to, take kindly to, see eye to eye, think alike
Sense: Verb: fight
Synonyms:
fight , resist , battle , combat, contest , confront , strive against, assault , attack , assail, go against, defy , strike back against, fend off, defend against, fight off, see off (informal)
Antonyms:
make peace, chicken out (slang), bottle out (UK, slang), pull out, avoid conflict, call it quits (informal), throw in the towel, lay down arms, bury the hatchet

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