opposite

All Adjective Noun Verb
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  • When this was done, the opposite effect was seen in the lower arm.
  • Because of the third law, the forces between them are equal and opposite.
  • He walked straight across the road and went in at the public-house opposite. Cited from The Adventures of a Three-Guinea Watch, by Talbot Baines Reed
  • The process is repeated until the opposite edge of the field is reached.
  • The chair she stood beside was standard looking, so was the big easy chair opposite. Cited from The Fourth R, by George Oliver Smith
  • The public house opposite is full, doing a heavy trade. Cited from In Darkest England and The Way Out, General Booth
  • Partners sit opposite to each other and cannot see each other's hands.
  • The result is that they apply an equal and opposite force in response.
  • Also, the opposite can occur in which the meaning is the same but the form is different.
  • But the opposite is not true; not by any means.
  • Up is then defined as the opposite direction of down.
  • Everything for a left-handed player would be the opposite.
  • They think much the same, despite the fact that they are physical opposites.
  • But the two men will always stand in my memory as opposites in character. Cited from T. De Witt Talmage, by T. De Witt Talmage and Mrs. T. De Witt Talmage
  • There are two end zones, each being on an opposite side of the field.
  • Each face is, seen from the outside, the mirror image of the opposite face.
  • The downtown branch consists of two building on two opposite streets.
  • The opposite hand is called the drawing hand or string hand.
  • We were close even though we were opposites in a lot of ways.
  • These two seem opposites, but they are really the same thing on two opposite sides. Cited from Expositions/Holy Scripture, Matthew 9-17, Maclaren
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Words starting with opposite

Meaning of opposite

  • adjective Of leaves etc; growing in pairs on either side of a stem
    opposite leaves