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I 'appose it's one of the hard things big peoples has to learn.

WORD ORIGIN

"to apply" (one thing to another), 1590s, either from French apposer (from a "to;" see ad-, + poser "to place;" see pose (v.1)), or else formed in English from Latin apponere (see apposite) on analogy of compose, expose, etc. In Middle English, an identical word was a variant spelling of oppose. Related: Apposed; apposing.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR APPOSE

juxtapose

verbplace side by side
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