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To oppose something or someone - synonyms or related words



to disagree with or not approve of a plan or policy

go against

to be opposed to something

have/have got against

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

declare against

to say publicly that you oppose someone or something



to oppose someone in authority, or to oppose accepted ways of doing things

tear up

to refuse to accept something such as an agreement any longer

stand against

to oppose someone or something, especially in a brave or determined way

rat tail

a type of hairstyle which has a long, thin strip of hair growing down the back of the neck

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speak human

(of a politician) to be able to communicate and connect with ordinary people

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