Translation of "opposition" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun [ no plural ] uk /ˌɒp·əˈzɪʃ·ən/ us /ˌɑ·pəˈzɪʃ·ən/

strong disagreement

There is a lot of opposition to the new taxes.

the Opposition

noun uk us

in some political systems, the elected politicians who belong to the largest party that does not form the government

la oposición
the Leader of the Opposition
The Opposition has condemned the government’s proposed tax increases.

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


noun /opəˈziʃən/

the act of resisting or fighting against by force or argument

There is a lot of opposition to his ideas.

the people who are fighting or competing against

oposición, adversarios
In war and business, one should always get to know one’s opposition.

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