Synonyme von oppose
to be against (something or someone) in speech or actionMr Taylor was bitter towards those who had opposed him.
Today's meeting must focus on checking the spread of violence.
All attempts to complain to his superiors were blocked.
prevent, , , ,
We took steps to prevent it happening.
These methods prevent pregnancy.
They resisted our attempts to modernize distribution.
She pushed her way through the mob and confronted him face to face.
new government measures to combat crime
This was the first time that I had dared to defy her.
They were doing all they could to thwart the terrorists.
The result appears to contradict a major study carried out last December.
A politician has to be able to withstand criticism from the Press.
Landslides are continuing to hinder the arrival of relief supplies.
The authorities are obstructing the investigation.
fly in the face of,
take issue with,
be hostile to, ,
speak (out) against,
be in opposition to,
be in defiance of,
set your face against,
take or make a stand against
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in the sense of block
to impede, retard, or prevent (an action or procedure)All attempts to complain to his superiors were blocked.
in the sense of check
to slow the growth or progress ofToday's meeting must focus on checking the spread of violence.
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