opposes meaning

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    Definition of opposes in English Dictionary

  • VerbBFopposePRopposingPT, PPopposed
    1. third-person singular simple present indicative form of oppose.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • The decision to strip-mine was opposed by environmentalists.
        • We overpowered the opposing army within a couple of hours.
        • Well, if you ask me, Pastor Hawkins is trying to hold with the hare and run with the hounds by opposing casino gambling when his church operates a bingo game every Thursday night.
      2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
        • While the supplanted transformationalism was not specifically Neo-Confucian, a central prop of the newly elevated emperorship affirmed a Han-dynasty contention that Zhu Xi had opposed.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Verbs
        • Verb forms
          • Verb singular forms
            • Third-person singular forms
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      Meaning of opposes for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this word "opposes" is a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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