English translation of विरोधी
विरोधीPowered by COBUILD /virodhi/
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1. hostile adjective
If someone is hostile to another person or to an idea or suggestion, they show their dislike for them in an aggressive way. ⇒ The Governor faced hostile crowds.
2. hostile adjective
A hostile takeover bid is one that is opposed by the company that is being bid for. [business]
3. opposed adjective after link verb
If you are opposed to something, you disagree with it or disapprove of it. ⇒ I am opposed to any form of terrorism.
4. opposed adjective
You say that two ideas or systems are opposed when they are opposite to each other or very different from each other. ⇒ ...two opposed ideologies.
5. opposing adjective before noun
Opposing ideas or tendencies are totally different from each other. ⇒ I have a friend who has the opposing view.
6. opposing adjective before noun
Opposing groups of people disagree about something or are in competition with one another.
2. mn/virodhi, virodhI, virodhee, virodhī/
1. adversary countable noun
Your adversary is someone you are competing with or fighting against. ⇒ ...political adversaries.
2. dissenter countable noun ⇒ The Party does not tolerate dissenters.
3. dissident countable noun
Dissidents are people who criticize their repressive government. ⇒ ...arrests of political dissidents.
4. opponent countable noun
A politician's opponents are other politicians who belong to a different party or have different aims or policies.
5. opponent countable noun
The opponents of an idea or policy do not agree with it. ⇒ ...opponents of the spread of nuclear weapons.
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Translation of विरोधी from the Collins Hindi to English Dictionary