There are 4 translations of opposite in Spanish:

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Pronunciation: /ˈɑːpəzət; ˈɒpəzɪt/

adj

  • 1 (facing) [side/wall/seat] de enfrente; [page] de enfrente, contiguo he hung it on the opposite wall lo colgó en la pared de enfrente they live on the opposite side of the street viven al or del otro lado de la calle, viven en la acera de enfrente they sat at opposite ends of the table estaban sentados en extremos opuestos de la mesa
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    • The trees can be clearly seen from both sides of the river and are situated opposite Asgill House.
    • Spirit touched down on January 4 and its twin, Opportunity, landed on the opposite side of Mars on January 25.
    • No, you can't play on the opposite side of the instrument.
  • 2 2.1 (contrary) opuesto we set off in opposite directions partimos en direcciones opuestas I was facing the opposite way yo estaba de cara al otro lado my remarks had the opposite effect to that intended mis observaciones tuvieron el efecto contrario or opuesto al deseado members of the opposite sex personas del sexo opuesto 2.2 [opinions/views] opuesto
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    • On the fretless guitar this means that I can glissando in opposite directions on different strings.
    • These two pictures where taken only a few seconds apart but in opposite directions.
    • On closer inspection, he saw that three different sets of prints trailed off in three opposite directions.

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Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.

There are 4 translations of opposite in Spanish:

opposite2

adv

  • enfrente he came and sat opposite vino y se sentó enfrente the people opposite have bought a new car los de enfrente se han comprado un coche nuevo

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Word of the day lámpara
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Cultural fact of the day

Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.

There are 4 translations of opposite in Spanish:

opposite3

prep

  • enfrente de, frente a we live opposite the hospital vivimos enfrente del or frente al hospital they played opposite each other in many movies formaron pareja en muchas películas their house is opposite (to) ours su casa está enfrente de la nuestra, nuestras casas están frente por frente

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Word of the day lámpara
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Cultural fact of the day

Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.

There are 4 translations of opposite in Spanish:

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n

  • lo contrario quite the opposite todo lo contrario, al contrario tell him to do something and he'll do just the opposite le dices que haga algo y hace exactamente lo contrario or lo opuesto she's the exact opposite of her mother es la antítesis de su madre what is the opposite of 'hot'? ¿qué es lo contrario de 'caliente'?

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Word of the day lámpara
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Cultural fact of the day

Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.