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1720, (w), ''The (w) of (w)'', London: Bernard Lintott, Volume 6, “Observations on the Twenty-Third Book,” no. 39, p.(nbs)136,http://name.umdl.umich.edu/004836009.0001.006
- In the Chariot-Race ''Achilles'' is represented as being able to conquer every Opponent (..)
1820, (w), ''(w)'', Chapter(nbs)11,http://www.gutenberg.org/files/82/82-h/82-h.htm
- (..) he slid his right hand down to his left, and with the full swing of the weapon struck his opponent on the left side of the head, who instantly measured his length upon the green sward.
1958, (w), ''(w)'', New York: Pocket Books, 1974, Part 5, Chapter 5, p.(nbs)196,https://archive.org/details/ourmaninhavana00grah
- (..) it is possible for a good draughts player to defeat an opponent without capturing his pieces.
1777, (w), ''Essays on Various Subjects'', London: J. Wilkie and T. Cadell, “Thoughts on Conversation,” p.(nbs)54,http://name.umdl.umich.edu/004802373.0001.000
- It is easier to confound than to convince an opponent; the former may be effected by a turn that has more happiness than truth in it.
1847, (w), ''(w)'', Chapter(nbs)4,http://www.gutenberg.org/files/1260/1260-h/1260-h.htm
- “What more have you to say?” she asked, rather in the tone in which a person might address an opponent of adult age than such as is ordinarily used to a child.
1652, (w), ''Cosmographie'', London: Henry Seile, Book 1, Part 20, p.(nbs)205,http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A43514.0001.001
- Their Oath is to maintain the ''Romish-Catholick'' Religion, and persecute all Opponents to it.
1853, (w), ''(w)'', Chapter(nbs)1,http://www.gutenberg.org/files/394/394-h/394-h.htm
- My own friends had been among the bitterest opponents of any proposal to visit the Captain and his daughters, only twelve months before; and now he was even admitted in the tabooed hours before twelve.
1551, (w), ''The Rule of Reason, conteinyng the Arte of Logique'', London, “The maner of confutacion twoo waies considered,”http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A15542.0001.001
- We make the argument appere slender, when we receiue it laughyngly, and declare by wordes, euen at the first, that it is nothyng to the purpose, and so abashe the opponent.
1587, (w) ''et al.'', ''(w)'', London, “The Continvation of the chronicles of England from the yeare of our Lord 1576, to this present yeare 1586, &c.,” p.(nbs)1355,http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A68202.0001.001
- (..) diuinitie disputations, in all which those learned opponents, respondents, & moderators, quited themselues like themselues, sharplie and soundlie, besides all other solemne sermons & lectures.
1679, (w), ''An Address to Protestants'', London, Part 2, p.(nbs)77,http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A54098.0001.001
- (..) by the many ''Disputes'' that rise from hence, Mens ''Wits'' were ''confounded'' with their matters, ''Truth'' was lost & ''Brotherhood'' destroyed: thus the ''Devil'' acted the Part both of ''Opponent'' and ''Defendant'', and managed the ''Passions'' of both ''Parties'' to his End, which was DISCORD.
1700, (w), ''Transnatural Philosophy'', London, Book 3, Chapter 1, p.(nbs)276,http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A59250.0001.001
- (..) this untoward Method allows him who is the ''Respondent'', to prevaricate from his Duty, and turn ''Opponent:'' Which ''confounds'' those two Offices, and ''perverts'' all the Laws of Reasoning or Discoursing.
Opposing; adverse; antagonistic.
1647, Francis Bland, ''The Souldiers March to Salvation'', York, p.(nbs)25,http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A28353.0001.001
- (..) we are to consider enemies as men opponent to peace and justice, and to these they are by warrs to be reduced; And no other ends in the pursuite of enemies by sword and hostile Acts are to be sought for (..)
1726, (w) (translator), ''The (w) of (w), Translated from the Greek by (w)'', London, 1760, Volume 4, Book 19, lines 524-525, p.(nbs)44,https://archive.org/details/odysseyofhomer04home
- Young Ithacus advanc’d, defies the foe,
- Poising his lifted lance in act to thro
- The savage renders vain the wound decreed,
- And springs impetuous with opponent speed!
1792, (w), ''Anna St. Ives'', London: Shepperson and Reynolds, Volume 4, Letter 64, p.(nbs)53,http://name.umdl.umich.edu/004893876.0001.004
- The reasons you have urged are indeed weighty: yet they have never made an impression so deep upon my mind, as not to take flight, and leave their opponent arguments in some sort the victors.
1828, Stephen Drew, ''Principles of Self-Knowledge'', London: Longman, Volume 2, Section 23, p.(nbs)24,https://archive.org/details/principlesselfk00drewgoog
- Let it not be supposed, that by “''catholic,''” I mean to designate men who are lax in their principles, and alike indifferent to all religious systems. On the contrary, they are more earnestly attached to truth, and more opponent to sin than others (..)
Situated in front; opposite.
1728, (w), ''(w)'', London: A. Millar & G. Strahan, p.(nbs)33,http://name.umdl.umich.edu/004808172.0001.000
- Her sympathizing Lover takes his Stand
- High on th’ opponent Bank (..)