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1. opposition (noun)
the action of opposing something that you disapprove or disagree with; "he encountered a general feeling of resistance from many citizens"; "despite opposition from the newspapers he went ahead"
Also known as: resistance
2. opposition (noun)
the act of opposing groups confronting each other; "the government was not ready for a confrontation with the unions"; "the invaders encountered stiff opposition"
Also known as: confrontation
3. opposition (noun)
a body of people united in opposing something
4. opposition (noun)
a political party opposed to the party in power and prepared to replace it if elected; "Her Majesty''s loyal opposition"
5. opposition (noun)
an armed adversary (especially a member of an opposing military force); "a soldier must be prepared to kill his enemies"
military / armed forces / armed services / military machine / war machine
6. opposition (noun)
a contestant that you are matched against
7. opposition (noun)
a direction opposite to another
8. opposition (noun)
the relation between opposed entities
Also known as: oppositeness