Definitions For Opposing


  • Characterized by active hostility


  • To disagree with or disapprove of (something or someone)
  • To compete against (someone) : to be an opponent of (someone)
  • To try to stop or defeat (something)

Is Opposing a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Opposing is worth 13 points in Scrabble and 17 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Opposing in a Sentence

  • The governor opposes the death penalty.
  • The change is opposed by many of the town's business leaders.
  • The group opposes the mayor and is trying to find a candidate to run against her.

Synonyms for Opposing

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