Oppose Meaning

There are 6 meaning(s) for word Oppose

Oppose Meaning 1 : contrast with equal weight or force

    Synonyms : counterbalance
Oppose Meaning 2 : set into opposition or rivalry

    Synonyms : match,  pit,  play off
Oppose Meaning 3 : be resistant to

    Example : The board opposed his motion

    Synonyms : contradict,  controvert
Oppose Meaning 4 : fight against or resist strongly

    Example : The senator said he would oppose the bill

    Synonyms : defend,  fight,  fight back,  fight down
Oppose Meaning 5 : act against or in opposition to

    Synonyms : react
Oppose Meaning 6 : be against; express opposition to

    Example : We oppose the ban on abortion