Definition of opposition:

part of speech: noun

State of being opposite; resistance; repugnance; contrariety; obstacle; party opposed to the existing administration.

part of speech: noun

State of being placed over against: standing over against: repugnance: contrariety: act of opposing: resistance: that which opposes: obstacle: the party that opposes the existing administration or the party in power: ( astron.) the situation of heavenly bodies when 180 degrees apart.

part of speech: noun

The act of resisting or checking; the state of being resisted or checked; resistance; contradiction; the political party that does not support the party in power.

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