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adjective [only before noun] opposing pronunciation in American English /əˈpoʊzɪŋ/
  1. competing, fighting, or arguing with someone else or with each other

    Players from the opposing team hurled insults at them.

    the commanders of the opposing armies

    1. a.
      opposing facts, opinions, etc. are completely different from each other

      Two opposing explanations can be offered.

      the suppression of opposing views



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