Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Opponent"

The meaning of "Opponent" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa he's cooperated with the opponent

he's collaborated with the opponent?
A: He's now working with the competition.
Q: O que significa as opponents go, ?
A: “As opponents go” compares other opponents and your opponent. In this case, the nobles are the opponents being compared to others.
He’s basically saying, “compared to other opponents, the nobles are tepid” (tepid because they lost so easily)
Q: O que significa He easily licked his opponent.?
A: Lick can be another word for hurt, or hit. Therefore, the sentence could mean he hit his opponent with ease.
Q: O que significa He could feel bad for the opponent??
A: It doesn't mean that he feels bad for his opponent rather he could. To understand this statement, you must be familiar with the conditional tense. It basically means the he COULD feel sympathy toward his opponent, but he doesn't.
Q: O que significa my opponent has been popped for doping.?
A: They poked the opponent with a pin and he exploded....

OK, maybe not! :-P

Example sentences using "Opponent"

Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com opponent.
A: Thank you!
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com opponent.
A: The champ knocked down his opponent.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com as opponents go.
A: @jokifreek hmm, I’m not sure. It’s more like.. as opponents are (go) The person may expect his opponent to be the same as all the others, but then after the phrase, you say what you thought was different. As far as Chess opponents go, I liked his unique strategy. Sorry, even I am confused 😂

Synonyms of "Opponent" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre "An opponent was almost found instantly" e "An opponent was found almost instantly" ?
A: Technically, in the first, it's possible the opponent wasn't found.
In the second, the opponent was found, and very quickly.

But most people would use either to say the second thing.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre "An opponent was almost found instantly" e "An opponent was found almost instantly" ?
A: Instantly carries its usual information in both sentences — it specifies the short time frame.

The sentences have very different meanings, owing to word order.

I should note that the former sentence could be interpreted to have the same as the latter, though it's best to use the latter in that case, as it's clearer and more natural.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre opponent e competitor ?
A: Opponent thì nó có nghĩa là Đối Thủ. Thường bạn sẽ dùng từ này cho đối thủ, kẻ thù mà bạn phải đương đầu, là người mà bạn phải chiến đấu.
Competior thì có nghĩa là Người cạnh tranh. Trong một môi trường, một giới ngành nghề hay một cuộc thi thì bạn sẽ dùng từ này để nói về những kẻ cạnh tranh của mình. Nó có thể là theo nghĩa tích cực hoặc tiêu cực.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre opponent e foe ?
A:

Enemy - I really hate this guy
Foe - I'm super angry at this guy
Opponent - 🤷‍♀️ I'm just fighting this guy, don't get emotional about it.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre opponent e enemy ?
A: An opponent is a rival, or the opposing side in a sport or competition. "Enemy" implies hatred or hostile feelings.

Translations of "Opponent"

Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? How to say to the opponent “Well prepare “ for the next game ?
A: The opponent is well-prepared for the next game.
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (RU)? opponent
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? the opponent fell to the ground in a spray of blood
A: The enemy/opponent fell to the ground with a spray/burst of blood.

“Enemy” and “burst” are both stronger words that you could choose to replace “opponent” and “spray” with to describe a more violent, dangerous scene.

Other questions about "Opponent"

Q: "You should make sure it to opponent." soa natural?
A: You should confirm it with the other party.

You should confirm it with your friend.

("Opponent" is always used for the other person in a contest, like chess or boxing.)
Q: We shouldn't look down any opponent, but take every match seriously. soa natural?
A: "We shouldn't look down on any opponent, and make sure to take each match seriously."
Q: He struggles against his opponent. soa natural?
Q: searching for opponent or searching for an opponent?
A: @moguzo: A lot of games have shorthand script like that. I would say that it is probably to do with space. When I'm taking notes at University I'll write down something like "Used for numerical integration" I won't write "it is" because it takes too much time. "Looking for opponent" grammatically isn't correct but it's a short version and smartphone games aren't well known for their good grammatical structuring.
Q: Who are you playing against? (in asking about the opponent team before a football match) soa natural?
A: you can make it even shorter with
'Who are you against?'

*\(^o^)/*

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