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Engelsk udsagnsord: oppose

1. oppose (om kommunikation) be against; express opposition to


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWe oppose the ban on abortion.


Eksempler på anvendelseSam cannot oppose Sue


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody


Mindre specifikke termerargue, contend, debate, fence


Mere specifikke termercontend, contest, repugn

2. oppose (om konkurrence) fight against or resist strongly


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe senator said he would oppose the bill.
Don't fight it!.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)defend, fight, fight back, fight down


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody


Mindre specifikke termercontend, fight, struggle


Mere specifikke termerdrive back, fend, fight off, hold out, rebuff, recalcitrate, repel, repulse, resist, resist, stand, stand firm, withstand

3. oppose (om tilstand) contrast with equal weight or force


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)counterbalance


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s something


Mindre specifikke termercontrast, counterpoint


Mere specifikke termercounterpoise, counterpose, counterweight

4. oppose (om konkurrence) set into opposition or rivalry


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningLet them match their best athletes against ours.
Pit a chess player against the Russian champion.
He plays his two children off against each other.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)match, pit, play off


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody


Mindre specifikke termerconfront, face

5. oppose (om adfærd) act against or in opposition to


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe reacts negatively to everything I say.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)react


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s PP


Mindre specifikke termeract, move


Mere specifikke termeract on, buck, follow up on, go against, pursue

6. oppose (om kommunikation) be resistant to


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe board opposed his motion.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)contradict, controvert


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something


Mindre specifikke termerrebut, refute


Mere specifikke termerblackball, dissent, negative, protest, resist, veto









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