opposite[ op-uh-zit, -sit ]SEE DEFINITION OF opposite
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR OPPOSITE
Opposite him sat a tall fellow very erect and stiff in his chair.
He had an invitation to the opposite coast which he thought he would accept.
It was at this critical moment that Cassidy entered from the opposite side of the office.
Therefore, two men of strong beliefs were set on opposite sides of the fence.
By this they were opposite the old stand, where Shandy was hiding.
It was flanked by a river, upon the opposite bank of which rose a gentle mountain.
It was opposite my eyes, which really were open now, I felt sure.
She is mentioned as the opposite to the mild, dignified Hygd, the queen of the Getas.
A white figure was visible under the shade of the opposite trees.
This friendly speech of the friar ended as they stepped on the opposite bank.
RELATED WORDS AND SYNONYMS FOR OPPOSITE
- a step from
- abreast of
- adjacent to
- at one's elbow
- at the edge of
- at the side of
- bordering on
- cheek by jowl
- close at hand
- close to
- close upon
- connected with
- contiguous to
- in juxtaposition
- neck and neck
- next door to
- side by side
- verging on