Noun(1) a contestant that you are matched against(2) someone who offers opposition
Adjective(1) characterized by active hostility, or opposing
(1) It is more accurate to say he was an opponent of the regime.(2) You fight and battle to the end, no matter who the opponent is, because you are honouring the game.(3) Hayden was a prominent opponent of the Vietnam War.(4) she defeated her opponent by three points(5) When a fighter steps into the ring, his aim is to hurt his opponent more than his opponent hurts him.(6) The most famous opponent of the New Deal was Huey Long, a Senator from Louisiana.(7) He may consider himself to be an opponent of the war, but here too a point must be made.(8) he was a steadfast opponent of the regime(9) He was an eloquent opponent of the exercise of arbitrary power by governments the world over.(10) He was a lifelong opponent of militarism and oppression, and he became a committed socialist.(11) He has been lauded as a solitary champion of liberty and censured as the absurd opponent of progress.(12) An ardent opponent of war, he made a packet from investing in military supplies.(13) This amendment was not opposed by Waters at the trial, and was not opposed by any other opponent .(14) He did drop the opening frame to an opponent who had beaten him at the Welsh Open back in January.(15) My only objective was not to give my opponent any easy chances to come back into the game.(16) Like the wrestler who takes time from beating his opponent to show off to the crowd, it was a sign of confidence.
(1) opponent :: gwrthwynebydd
2. rival ::
4. opposite ::
1. friend ::
Different Formsopponent, opponents
Word Example from TV Shows
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- And his OPPONENT?
- Ser Hugh of the Vale.
Game of Thrones Season 1, Episode 4
...thus intimidating one's OPPONENT.
The Big Bang Theory Season 1, Episode 13
English to Welsh Dictionary: opponent
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