Synonyms of opposition in English:

opposition


See definition of opposition

noun

1‘the proposal met with considerable opposition’

SYNONYMS

resistance, hostility, antagonism, antipathy, enmity, objection, dissent, criticism, defiance, non-compliance, obstruction, obstructiveness, counteraction

dislike, disapproval, demurral

2‘the home team made short work of the opposition’

SYNONYMS

opponents, opposing side, other side, other team, competition, competitors, opposers, rivals, adversaries, antagonists, enemies

literary foes

3‘the opposition between the public and the private domains’

SYNONYMS

conflict, clash, difference, contrast, disparity, antithesis, polarity