What is another word for oppose?

712 synonyms found


[ əpˈə͡ʊz], [ əpˈə‍ʊz], [ ə_p_ˈəʊ_z]

Synonyms for Oppose:

contend (verb) counteract (verb) defend (verb) disagree (verb) disprove (verb) hinder (verb) oppose (verb) resist (verb) Other synonyms:

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Rhymes for Oppose:

  1. grows, rows, knows, rose, flows, bows, nose, clothes, throes, froze, glows, blows, sews, prose, goes, doze, beaus, crows, hoes, hose, chose, close, pros, slows, pose, bose, foes, tows, throws, shows;
  2. enclose, disclose, transpose, forgoes, depose, bestows, foreclose, arose, dispose, repose, suppose, expose, compose, impose, propose;
  3. interpose, presuppose, juxtapose, decompose;
  4. overexpose, superimpose;

Quotes for Oppose:

  1. I oppose the attempts of homosexual activists to treat homosexual activity as a civil right to be protected and promoted by the government. Todd Akin.
  2. The European organisation contemplated could not oppose any ethnic group, on other continents or in Europe itself, outside of the League of Nations, any more than it could oppose the League of Nations. Aristide Briand.
  3. Conservatives define themselves in terms of what they oppose George Will.