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opposed

adjective uk   /əˈpəʊzd/  us   /-ˈpoʊzd/

opposed adjective (DIFFERENT)

completely different: Two opposed interpretations of the facts have been presented. His view of the situation is diametrically (= very strongly) opposed to mine.as opposed to C2 rather than: I'd prefer to go on holiday in May, as opposed to September.

opposed adjective (DISAGREE WITH)

be opposed to sth C1 to disagree with a principle or plan: She's opposed to religious education in schools.
Translations of “opposed”
in Chinese (Traditional) 不同, 完全不同的, 截然相反的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 不同, 完全不同的, 截然相反的…
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