oppositely
adverb see opposite I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Oppositely — Op po*site*ly, adv. In a situation to face each other; in an opposite manner or direction; adversely. [1913 Webster] Winds from all quarters oppositely blow. May. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • oppositely — index contra Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • oppositely — adv. Oppositely is used with these adjectives: ↑charged …   Collocations dictionary

  • oppositely — opposite ► ADJECTIVE 1) situated on the other or further side; facing. 2) completely different. 3) being the other of a contrasted pair. 4) (of angles) between opposite sides of the intersection of two lines. ► NOUN ▪ an opposite person or thing …   English terms dictionary

  • oppositely — See opposite. * * * …   Universalium

  • oppositely — adverb In an opposite manner …   Wiktionary

  • oppositely — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. contrarily, reversely, counter, opposed, in the negative, any rather; see also otherwise 1 …   English dictionary for students

  • oppositely — É‘pÉ™zɪtlɪ / É’p adv. in an opposite way; in an opposite position; in opposition …   English contemporary dictionary

  • oppositely — op·po·site·ly …   English syllables

  • oppositely — adverb in an opposite position • Derived from adjective: ↑opposite …   Useful english dictionary

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