Translation of "opposite" - English-Spanish dictionary

opposite

adjective uk /ˈɒp·ə·zɪt/ us /ˈɑ·pə·zɪt, ˈɑ·pə·sɪt/

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

opuesto
We live on opposite sides of the city.

completely different

opuesto
My attempt to calm him down had the opposite effect.
adverb, preposition uk /ˈɒp·ə·zɪt/ us /ˈɑp·ə·zɪt, ˈɑp·ə·sɪt/

A2 in a position facing something or someone but on the other side

enfrente (de)
The couple sat down opposite her.
Is there a bakery opposite your house?
noun uk /ˈɒpəzɪt/ us /ˈɑp·ə·zɪt, ˈɑp·ə·sɪt/

B1 someone or something that is completely different from another person or thing

opuesto
He’s the exact opposite of my father.

(Translation of “opposite” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

opposite

adjective /ˈopəzit/

being on the other side of

opuesto
on the opposite side of town.

completely different

opuesto, contrario
The two men walked off in opposite directions.

(Translation of “opposite” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)