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a group that opposes the death penalty
The French cabinet was unanimous in opposing NATO's bombing raids.
a merciless tyrant who kills all those who oppose him
There was a major campaign to oppose the building of a nuclear reactor.
Plans to drill for oil in the Arctic region are fiercely opposed by conservationists.
This is the British English definition of oppose. View American English definition of oppose.
the part of the nucleus of an atom that has no electrical charge
… to reveal a small part of your intentions in order to attract support, without actually committing yourself to doing anythingadd a word
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