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Definition 1: the relation between opposed entities - [noun denoting linkdef]

Synonyms for oppositeness in the sense of this definition

(oppositeness is a kind of ...) an abstraction belonging to or characteristic of two entities or parts together

(... is a kind of oppositeness ) something inverted in sequence or character or effect

"when the direct approach failed he tried the inverse"

(... is a kind of oppositeness ) a relation of direct opposition

"we thought Sue was older than Bill but just the reverse was true"

(... is a kind of oppositeness ) some third thing similar to two opposites but distinct from both

(... is a kind of oppositeness ) the relation between contraries

(... is a kind of oppositeness ) exact opposition

"public opinion to the contrary he is not guilty"

(... is a kind of oppositeness ) opposition between two conflicting forces or ideas

(... is a kind of oppositeness ) the relation that exists when opposites cannot coexist

(... is a kind of oppositeness ) an opposition that has no intermediate grade; either one or the other

(... is a kind of oppositeness ) having an indicated pole (as the distinction between positive and negative electric charges)

"he got the polarity of the battery reversed" "charges of opposite sign"

(... is a kind of oppositeness ) an opposition that is capable of being graded

(... is a kind of oppositeness ) a relation between two opposite attributes or tendencies

"he viewed it as a balanced polarity between good and evil"

(... is a kind of oppositeness ) a different aspect of something (especially the opposite aspect)

"the flip side of your positive qualities sometimes get out of control" "on the flip side of partnerships he talked about their competition"

(... is a kind of oppositeness ) the opposition or dissimilarity of things that are compared

"in contrast to" "by contrast"

(... is a kind of oppositeness ) opposition in a work of drama or fiction between characters or forces (especially an opposition that motivates the development of the plot)

"this form of conflict is essential to Mann's writing"

(... is a kind of oppositeness ) exact opposite

"his theory is the antithesis of mine"

(... is a kind of oppositeness ) direct opposite

"quiet: an antipode to focused busyness"

(... is a kind of oppositeness ) the relation between opposing principles or forces or factors

"the inherent antagonism of capitalism and socialism"

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