oppositionist
noun Date: 1773 a member of an opposition • oppositionist adjective

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Oppositionist — Op po*si tion*ist, n. One who belongs to the opposition party. Praed. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • oppositionist — index adversary, contender, contestant, disputant Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • oppositionist — /op euh zish euh nist/, n. a person who offers opposition; a member of an opposition. [1765 75; OPPOSITION + IST] * * * …   Universalium

  • oppositionist — noun A person who opposes; especially a member of an official opposition …   Wiktionary

  • oppositionist — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun One that opposes another in a battle, contest, controversy, or debate: adversary, antagonist, opponent, opposer, opposition, resister. See RESIST, SUPPORT …   English dictionary for students

  • oppositionist — n. opposer, objector, refuter, resister; member of the opposition …   English contemporary dictionary

  • oppositionist — op·po·si·tion·ist …   English syllables

  • oppositionist — /ɒpəˈzɪʃənəst/ (say opuh zishuhnuhst) noun a member of an opposition …   Australian English dictionary

  • oppositionist — nə̇st noun ( s) : a member of an opposition or one who advocates or practices oppositionism …   Useful english dictionary

  • Electoral district of Albany — Albany Western Australia Legislative Assembly State or territory: Western Australia Dates current: 1890–present MP: Peter Watson …   Wikipedia

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