verb (used with object), op·posed, op·pos·ing.
verb (used without object), op·posed, op·pos·ing.
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In the New Testament, also, the term Satan is sometimes used to signify merely an opposer.The Revelation Explained|F. Smith
No one thinks of opposing his decisions—that would be fatal to the opposer.Introduction to the History of Religions|Crawford Howell Toy
This good man has since become an earnest anti-suffragist and opposer of the movement for the higher education of women.
Now the opposer had been destroyed, and no further obstacle stood in his path.Menotah|Ernest G. Henham
They last for about two and a half hours, the proposer and opposer occupying usually an hour between them.