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opposition
British English: /ɒpəˈzɪʃ(ə)n/
American English: /ˌɑpəˈzɪʃ(ə)n/

Translation of opposition in German:

noun no pl.

  • 1 (antagonism) (resistance)
    to gegen
    in opposition to offer opposition to something
    einer Sache Dat. Widerstand entgegensetzen
    without opposition
    ohne Widerstand
  • 2 (British English) (Politics)the Opposition, Her Majesty's Opposition
    die Opposition
    Leader of the Opposition
    (Oppositionsführer der, -führerin die)
    [be] in opposition
    in der Opposition [sein]
  • 3
    (body of opponents or competitors) Pl.
  • 4
    (contrast, antithesis)
    Gegensatz, der
    to zu
  • 5
    (placing or being placed opposite)
    Platzierung an gegenüberliegenden Stellen
    by the opposition of something to something
    indem man etwas gegenüber einer Sache Dat. platziert
  • 6 (Astronomy, Astrology)be in opposition
    in Opposition stehen
    with zu
    abs.
    in Opposition zur Sonne stehen

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