Definition of in opposition in English:

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in opposition

In contrast or conflict: they found themselves in opposition to federal policy
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  • In fact, wisdom and faith are not really in opposition to one another.
  • You put yourself in opposition to a number of Republicans, as well, on immigration.
  • He will never start a movement in opposition to those he condemns, because that would be sticking his neck out.
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