Synonyms for Opposing:
catastrophic, woeful, burdensome, detrimental, unpropitious, unfavorable, troublesome, unfortunate, calamitous, difficult, hard, untoward, inauspicious, distressful, unfriendly, perilous, unlucky, adverse, antipathetic, tragic, grievous, disastrous, miserable.
•at variance (adjective)
anti, adverse, conflicting, rival, opposite, antagonistic, contending.
defiant, challenging, Neutralizing, counteractive, contradictory.
safeguarding, guarding, Interrupting.
negative, dissenting, contrary.
antonymous, antonymic, antipodean.
n.meeting, (dead) set against something, helping, rebellious, resistant, Against. aspiring, inimical, otherwise, defensive, favorable, paradoxical, rival, resistive, friendly, antithetical, antagonistic, vice versa, to the contrary, conversely, sinister, antonymous. opposite. adversarial, oppositional, support. diametric, diametrical, antipodean, antonymic, polar, counter, reverse, converse, antipodal. •opposing (noun)
hostile, opponent, opposed, counteractive, anti.
conflicting, protesting, Disputing, confronting, Encountering, brawling, wrestling, wrangling, Quarreling, hassling, clashing, contending, antagonizing, bickering, standing, facing, Vying, struggling, contrasting, dissenting, Withstanding.
tampering, Neutralizing, offsetting.
protecting, Sheltering, Resisting, Policing, Replying, supporting, shielding, averting, guarding, Barricading, Responding, upholding, arguing, saving, Rebutting, barring, countering, answering, Fending, Sustaining, safeguarding, counterattacking, Securing, defending, Warding, screening, buffering, Retorting, covering, returning, backfiring.
differing, Rejecting, Demurring, complaining, colliding, Objecting, Repudiating, challenging, disagreeing, Defying.
Disproving, Confuting, Parrying, Denying, Subverting, Refuting, Contravening, Belying, negating, Overturning.
choking, Delaying, restricting, dragging, Clogging, frustrating, fettering, jamming, Snagging, Interrupting, Entangling, Damming, crippling, constipating, Detaining, stopping, Cramping, Miring, Encumbering, Fouling, thwarting, Entrapping, Hamstringing, baffling, Burdening, Impairing, Paralyzing, Tangling, Restraining, catching, Complicating, congesting, curbing, Hampering, Handicapping, Staying, Deterring, Bunging, bottlenecking, Crimping, Plugging, constraining, Snarling, braking, blocking.
impeding, interfering, Obstructing, repelling, Contradicting, meddling, repressing, Rebuffing, fighting, Intercepting, Oppressing, Suppressing, crossing, Checking, Repulsing, inhibiting, Counteracting, hindering.
standing fast, standing firm, Snubbing.
opposite, rebellious, antipodean, antonymic, adversarial, diametric, oppositional, antonymous, antipodal. antithetical, diametrical, antagonistic. polar. counter. Against. reverse. •antagonistic
•Other relevant words:
contrary, favorable, antagonistic, antithetical, counter, anti, inimical, rival, helping, diametrical, opposed, antonymic, aspiring, meeting, rebellious, support, polar, hostile, resistant, Against, oppositional, paradoxical, adversarial, converse, diametric, defensive, opponent, opposite, antipodal, otherwise, conversely, reverse, resistive, antipodean, sinister, antonymous.