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to disagree with or not approve of a plan or policy
to be opposed to something
to be opposed to a plan or suggestion for a particular reason
to be opposed to something, or to express your opposition to it in words
to not agree to an offer, proposal, or request
to oppose or fight against someone or something
to say publicly that you oppose someone or something
to oppose someone in authority, or to oppose accepted ways of doing things
to refuse to accept something such as an agreement any longer
to oppose someone or something, especially in a brave or determined way
a marketing strategy which deceives people by trying to suggest that a business is motivated by principles of sharing rather than conventional profits
a boat that someone lives in as their home
open/agreeable/able to be communicated with via text
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Free thesaurus definition of to oppose something or someone from the Macmillan English Dictionary - a free English dictionary online with thesaurus and with pronunciation from Macmillan Publishers Limited.