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opposite的用法

opposite的用法

  • adj. 相反的;对面的;对立的
  • n. 对立面;反义词
  • prep. 在…的对面
  • adv. 在对面

[ 复数 opposites ]

opposite [ 'ɔpəzit, -sit ]
  • n.
    • a word that expresses a meaning opposed to the meaning of another word, in which case the two words are antonyms of each other

      同义词: antonym opposite word

    • a relation of direct opposition

      同义词: reverse contrary

    • a contestant that you are matched against

      同义词: opposition opponent

    • something inverted in sequence or character or effect

      同义词: inverse

  • adj.
    • being directly across from each other; facing

      "And I on the opposite shore will be, ready to ride and spread the alarm"; " we lived on opposite sides of the street"; " at opposite poles"

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

      "opposite leaves"

      同义词: paired

    • moving or facing away from each other

      "looking in opposite directions"; " they went in opposite directions"

    • the other one of a complementary pair

      "the opposite sex"; " the two chess kings are set up on squares of opposite colors"

    • altogether different in nature or quality or significance

      "the medicine's effect was opposite to that intended"; " it is said that opposite characters make a union happiest"

    • characterized by opposite extremes; completely opposed

      "diametrical (or opposite) points of view"; " opposite meanings"

      同义词: diametric diametrical polar

  • adv. directly facing each other

    "they sat opposite at the table"

    同义词: face-to-face