Synonyms of oppose in English:


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1‘the council received letters of protest from residents who opposed the scheme’


be against, object to, be hostile to, be anti, be in opposition to, disagree with, dislike, disapprove of

resist, take a stand against, put up a fight against, stand up to, take on, fight, withstand, defy, set one's face against, stand up and be counted against, go against, counter, cross, confront, challenge, contend with, attack, counterattack, combat, fly in the face of

take issue with, contradict, dispute, rebut, argue against, argue with, quarrel with

formal gainsay

rare controvert


support, defend, promote