an opposite

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  • You must have an opposite effect on her to what she has on you. Cited from A Canadian Heroine, Volume 1, by Mrs. Harry Coghill
  • I may look at it one way, another player an opposite way. Cited from Piano Mastery, by Harriette Brower
  • All party feeling is the same active spirit with an opposite direction. Cited from Curiosities of Literature, Vol. II (of 3), by Isaac Disraeli
  • He saw indeed that his efforts were having an opposite effect to what he wished. Cited from German Classics of the 19th & 20th Centuries, Vol. IX, Ed. by Francke
  • But after a while it began to have an opposite effect. Cited from The Soul of a Child, by Edwin Bjorkman
  • We must guard against an opposite extreme, and not keep them too hot. Cited from Advice to a Mother, by Pye Henry Chavasse
  • The report of the gun came from an opposite direction to that of our camp. Cited from With Axe and Rifle, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • The end in view would, in our time, be sought by an opposite course. Cited from Practical Essays, by Alexander Bain
  • Upon coming out of the post-office he saw the teacher standing on an opposite corner. Cited from The Colonel's Dream, by Charles W. Chesnutt
  • The difficulty is great in either case, though of an opposite nature. Cited from Evolution Of The Japanese, Social And Psychic, by Sidney L. Gulick
  • Evil ought to be considered a real force, not written-off as an opposite.
  • On the other hand, we must not run into an opposite extreme. Cited from Advice to a Mother, by Pye Henry Chavasse
  • So while there was yet time, I decided to go in quite an opposite direction. Cited from Rattlin the Reefer, by Edward Howard
  • Yet for some reason the statement seemed to have an opposite effect. Cited from The Unspeakable Gentleman, by John P. Marquand
  • And this came from almost an opposite direction to the storm. Cited from The Girl in the Golden Atom, by Raymond King Cummings
  • We recently heard of a case of an opposite character. Cited from The Secrets Of The Great City, by E. Martin
  • On the contrary, you must change your hand, and try an opposite course. Cited from Willy Reilly, by William Carleton
  • Limited war is an opposite of the concept of total war.
  • At any rate, the greater part of his life was spent in efforts in an opposite direction. Cited from The Story of the Upper Canada Rebellion, Vol. 1, by John Charles Dent
  • Opening the door, I advanced in an opposite direction to meet it. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 8, No. 45, July, 1861, by Various
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