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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. opposing, antagonistic, contrary
  • n. One who oppugns; an opponent.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Tending to awaken hostility; hostile; opposing; warring.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Resisting; opposing; repugnant; hostile.
  • n. One who oppugns; an opponent.


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