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use "opposition" in a sentence

In the summer of 2005, the school board decided to close the arch to auto traffic due to safety concerns despite opposition from the student body.

The Opposition as a Whole The above evidence is clear in showing the two most critical opposition movements to the American Civil War.

to work towards the con¬stitution of an ‘International Social Demo¬cratic Party' in opposition to the reformist-opportunist politics of the majority of the SPD.

Moreover, the party's repeated backtracking on its various policies, including a flat rate income tax of 20 per cent, may have appeared opportunist and harmed the party's image as a viable alternative.

Omar returns to sell the shipment back to Joe for 20 cents on the dollar; Joe, ever the opportunist, informs the Co-Op that the price is 30 cents on the dollar, allowing Joe to recoup some of the losses from the theft.

But really Fletcher Christian was a social climber and an opportunist.

'He appears to be simply an opportunist.' Meanwhile, Schrella has returned to germany and talks with Nettlinger, who tries to make amends for his past life despite the fact that he has not really changed and remains an opportunist.

The consummate opportunist, Brad rose to prominence in genoa City's business world somewhat quickly, with his relationship with the Abbott family definitely giving him a foot in the door.

Attalus was a protector of the greek cities of Anatolia grolier, p. 314: "Attalus was both a strong protector of the greek cities of Anatolia and an opportunist in trying to expand Pergamum's territory and power." May lead to racism directed towards the diaspora community, either directly or by being co-opted by opportunist extremists.

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