New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: opposed · opposite · compose · suppose · depose · expose · impose · prose · repose · unopposed
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oppose

1 verb disagree with TRANSITIVEcuir in aghaidhcuir i gcoinnecuir in éadanthey opposed it chuir siad ina aghaidh, chuaigh siad ina éadanhe's fiercely opposing the bill tá sé ag cur i gcoinne an bhille go láidirthey're totally opposing sanctions tá siad go dubh in éadan smachtbhannaíthe motion was opposed by a number of senators labhair roinnt seanadóirí in aghaidh an rúinthe government opposes extraditing him tá an rialtas i gcoinne é a eiseachadadh, tá an rialtas ag cur in éadan a eiseachadta 2 verb confront in a contest or fight TRANSITIVEtroid in aghaidhtroid i gcoinnetroid in éadanthey opposed Germany throid siad in aghaidh na Gearmáinenow's the time to oppose the enemy anois an t-am le haghaidh a thabhairt ar an namhaid
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3 verb contrast TRANSITIVEcuir i gcodarsnachtshe opposes two new theories cuireann sí dhá theoiric nua i gcodarsnacht lena chéile, cuireann sí dhá theoiric nua i gcomórtas lena chéile, déanann sí comparáid idir dhá theoiric nua

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