Bedeutung von “opposite” — Learner’s Dictionary


adjective us uk /ˈɒpəzɪt/
Extra Examples
They were standing at opposite ends of the room.He began walking in the opposite direction.They sat at opposite ends of the table.She struck out for the opposite bank.You need to put your weight on your opposite leg.

B1 in a position facing something or someone but on the other side:

on the opposite page
in the opposite corner
We live on opposite sides of the city.
I noticed a gate at the opposite end of the courtyard.

B2 completely different:

Police attempts to calm the violence had completely the opposite effect.

(Definition von “opposite adjective” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)