Definition of oppositor in English:

oppositor

noun

  • Opponent.

Origin

Late 16th century; earliest use found in John Florio (1553–1625), author and teacher of languages. From classical Latin opposit-, past participial stem of oppōnere to set against + -or, probably after post-classical Latin oppositor, Italian oppositore, or Middle French, French † oppositeur.

Pronunciation

oppositor

/əˈpɒzɪtə/