Opposition

See also: opposition

GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA: [ɔpozi'tsioːn], plural [ɔpozi'tsioːnən]

NounEdit

Opposition f (genitive Opposition, plural Oppositionen)

  1. (politics) the opposition, political opposition; opposition party
  2. a group opposed (to something or someone)
  3. opposition (the position of a planet in relation to the sun in positional astronomy)
  4. (chess) In chess, when two kings face each other with only one square between them

SynonymsEdit

  • (political opposition): Gegenformation

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HyponymsEdit

  • (political opposition): Fernopposition, Nahopposition, Oppositionspartei

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Last modified on 8 March 2014, at 08:03