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Meaning of word opposite from English dictionary with examples, synonyms and antonyms.

opposite   noun

Meaning : A word that expresses a meaning opposed to the meaning of another word, in which case the two words are antonyms of each other.

Example : To him the antonym of `gay' was `depressed'.

Synonyms : antonym, opposite word

एक शब्द के विचार से उसके अर्थ के विपरीत अर्थ देनेवाला दूसरा शब्द।

दिन का विलोम रात है।
विपरीतार्थक शब्द, विरुद्धार्थी, विलोम

Two words that can be interchanged in a context are said to be synonymous relative to that context.

equivalent word, synonym

Meaning : A relation of direct opposition.

Example : We thought Sue was older than Bill but just the reverse was true.

Synonyms : contrary, reverse

आशा के प्रतिकूल फल या घटना।

अपने कर्मों का प्रतीप स्वीकारना ही हमारी नियति है।

Meaning : A contestant that you are matched against.

Synonyms : opponent, opposition

Meaning : Something inverted in sequence or character or effect.

Example : When the direct approach failed he tried the inverse.

Synonyms : inverse

उलटा क्रम।

सौ से लेकर एक तक का व्युत्क्रम लिखो।

ऊँचे से नीचे का क्रम।

दीदी मुझे सौ से एक तक अनुलोम लिखवा रही है।
अनुक्रम, अनुलोम

opposite   adjective

Meaning : Being directly across from each other. Facing.

Example : And I on the opposite shore will be, ready to ride and spread the alarm.
We lived on opposite sides of the street.
At opposite poles.

Meaning : Of leaves etc. Growing in pairs on either side of a stem.

Example : Opposite leaves.

Synonyms : paired

Of leaves and branches etc. First on one side and then on the other in two ranks along an axis. Not paired.

Stems with alternate leaves.

Meaning : Moving or facing away from each other.

Example : Looking in opposite directions.
They went in opposite directions.

एक दूसरे से विपरीत या भिन्न दिशा में रहने, होने या चलने वाला।

अपसादी व्यक्तियों की कभी मुठभेड़ नहीं हुई।

Meaning : The other one of a complementary pair.

Example : The opposite sex.
The two chess kings are set up on squares of opposite colors.

Meaning : Altogether different in nature or quality or significance.

Example : The medicine's effect was opposite to that intended.
It is said that opposite characters make a union happiest.

जो प्रकृति, प्रवृत्ति, स्थिति आदि के विचार से किसी के मुकाबले में या दूसरे पक्ष में हो।

मैं उससे जो कहता हूँ वह उसके ठीक विपरीत काम करता है।
अन्यथा, उलट, उलटा, उल्टा, ख़िलाफ़, खिलाफ, प्रतिकूल, विपरीत, विरुद्ध

Meaning : Characterized by opposite extremes. Completely opposed.

Example : In diametric contradiction to his claims.
Diametrical (or opposite) points of view.
Opposite meanings.
Extreme and indefensible polar positions.

Synonyms : diametric, diametrical, polar

opposite   adverb

Meaning : Directly facing each other.

Example : The two photographs lay face-to-face on the table.
Lived all their lives in houses face-to-face across the street.
They sat opposite at the table.

Synonyms : face to face, face-to-face


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