Opposit or opposite

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Opposite

Adjective

Definition:

Situated on the other or further side when seen from a specified or implicit viewpoint; facing

Examples:

  1. A crowd gathered on the opposite side of the street

Synonyms:

  • Facing
  • Face to face with
  • Across from
  • Facing

Opposite

Noun

Definition:

A person or thing that is totally different from or the reverse of someone or something else

Examples:

  1. We were opposites in temperament
  2. The literal is the opposite of the figurative

Synonyms:

  • Reverse
  • Converse
  • Antithesis
  • Contrary

Opposite

Adverb

Definition:

In a position facing a specified or implied subject

Examples:

  1. She was sitting almost opposite
  2. He went into the shop opposite

Opposite

Preposition

Definition:

In a position on the other side of a specific area from; facing

Examples:

  1. They sat opposite one another

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