Detailed Translations for opposite from English to Swedish


opposite [the ~] noun

  1. the opposite (contrast; contradistinction; discrepancy)
    motsats; kontrast
  2. the opposite (antipole)
  3. the opposite (antipole)
  4. the opposite (contrary; antithesis)
    motsats; det motsatta; antites
  5. the opposite (contrary; reverse; antipole)
    motsats; motpol; det motsatta
  6. the opposite (antonym; opposite word)
    – a word that expresses a meaning opposed to the meaning of another word, in which case the two words are antonyms of each other 1


  1. opposite (vis-à-vis)

Translation Matrix for opposite:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
antites antithesis; contrary; opposite antithesis
antonym antonym; opposite; opposite word
det motsatta antipole; antithesis; contrary; opposite; reverse
kontrast contradistinction; contrast; discrepancy; opposite contrast
motpol antipole; contrary; opposite; reverse
motsats antipole; antithesis; contradistinction; contrary; contrast; discrepancy; opposite; reverse
motsatt reverse
motsatts antipole; opposite
- contrary; inverse; opponent; opposition; reverse
AdjectiveRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- diametric; diametrical; paired; polar
AdverbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- face-to-face
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
antonym antonym
visavi opposite; vis-à-vis
ModifierRelated TranslationsOther Translations
motsatt facing; opposite
motsägelsefull antipodal; conflicting; contradictory; incompatible; opposite
motsägelsefullt antipodal; conflicting; contradictory; incompatible; opposite
på andra sidan facing; on the opposite side; on the other side; opposite on the other side
upp och ned opposite; turned round; upside down; vice versa

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Related Definitions for "opposite":

  1. of leaves etc; growing in pairs on either side of a stem1
    • opposite leaves1
  2. characterized by opposite extremes; completely opposed1
    • diametrical (or opposite) points of view1
    • opposite meanings1
  3. altogether different in nature or quality or significance1
    • the medicine's effect was opposite to that intended1
    • it is said that opposite characters make a union happiest1
  4. the other one of a complementary pair1
    • the opposite sex1
    • the two chess kings are set up on squares of opposite colors1
  5. being directly across from each other; facing1
    • And I on the opposite shore will be, ready to ride and spread the alarm1
    • we lived on opposite sides of the street1
    • at opposite poles1
  6. moving or facing away from each other1
    • looking in opposite directions1
    • they went in opposite directions1
  7. directly facing each other1
    • they sat opposite at the table1
  8. a word that expresses a meaning opposed to the meaning of another word, in which case the two words are antonyms of each other1
  9. a contestant that you are matched against1
  10. a relation of direct opposition1
  11. something inverted in sequence or character or effect1

Wiktionary Translations for opposite:

  1. located directly across from

Cross Translation:
opposite motsats Gegensatz — Komplement
opposite motsats Gegenteil — die Verneinung von etwas
opposite mittemot; tvärs över gegenüberLokaladverb: auf der anderen (entgegengesetzten) Seite
opposite motsatt contradictoire — Qui implique contradiction.
opposite motsats contraire — Concept inverse, logiquement opposé.
opposite motsatt opposé — Qui est contraire, de différente nature.

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