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English definition of “opposite”

opposite

adverb     /ˈɒp.ə.zɪt/ US  /ˈɑː.pə-/
B1 in a position facing someone or something but on the other side : She asked the man sitting opposite whether he'd mind if she opened the window . The people who live opposite (= on the other side of the road ) are always making a lot of noise .Through, across, opposite and against
(Definition of opposite adverb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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