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Another word for opposite

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Adjective
  1. Diametrically opposed

    See also:

    support

Noun
  1. That which is diametrically opposed to another

    See also:

    support

Another word for opposite

Modifier
  1. Radically different

  2. In conflict

  3. So situated as to seem to oppose

Noun

Synonym Study

  • Antonymous is used specifically of words that are so opposed in meaning that each contradicts, reverses, or negates the other good and bad are antonymous terms
  • Reverse applies to that which moves or faces in the opposite direction the reverse side of a fabric
  • Antithetical implies diametrical opposition so that the contrasted things are as far apart or as different as is possible our interests are completely antithetical
  • Contrary adds to this connotations of conflict or antagonism they hold contrary views
  • the opposite sex
  • Opposite is applied to things that are symmetrically opposed in position, direction, character, etc. they sat at opposite ends of the table