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

The meaning of "Opposed" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa as opposed to?
A: it basically means that it’s the opposite to something
Q: O que significa as opposed to?
A: Used to express a difference between things, or a conflict or a contrast.

For example;

I like the quietness of the countryside, as opposed to the city where it is very noisy.

or

It will arrive in one week if we order from Amazon, as opposed to three weeks if we order from Ebay.


Q: O que significa as opposed to?
A: it means: in contrast to
Q: O que significa as opposed to what??
A: It is another way of saying "instead of what" or "rather than". En español. se dice como "en vez de"

Example sentences using "Opposed"

Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com As opposed to .
A: They cook fresh fish as opposed to frozen fish.

The car is good on miles as opposed to last years model.

We ate at a restaurant as opposed to our home.

We bought new stylish clothes as opposed to the old worn out ones.

We went to Walmart as opposed to our usual food market.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com As opposed.
A:

* Alex goes to Japan on business as opposed to a holiday.

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They are the basis of unconditional prophecies, as opposed to conditional scientific predictions .

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Why is this century so special as opposed to a thousand years ago?

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Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com as opposed to.
A: Here are some random examples:

I prefer rock music as opposed to country music.

I am more similar to my mom as opposed to my dad.

In my city, it's raining more often as opposed to snowing.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com As opposed to .
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Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com "as opposed to".
A: "I drive to school as opposed to taking the bus."

"Yesterday I ate a cheeseburger as opposed to something healthy."

Synonyms of "Opposed" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre as opposed to e rather than ?
A: They are two ways of communities the same thing and are used in the same way.

Rather than go running, why not go walking?

As opposed to running, why not go walking.

Rather than sounds better to me though
Q: Qual é a diferença entre as opposed to e whereas ?
A: "as opposed to" is usually used when bringing up a counter point in order to crush it while "Where as" is used in a similar way but it crushes the counter point after introducing said point
Q: Qual é a diferença entre "as opposed to" e "in stead of" ?
A: Instead of の代わりに
As opposed to に反して / 一方
Q: Qual é a diferença entre as opposed to that e whereas ?
A: This question is a little difficult because they're similar but have slightly different usage.

As opposed to, is used to show contrast between two ideas, things, statements, etc. "I should go to sleep, as opposed to going out with my friends." "I like action movies, as opposed to romantic movies." This is a very stiff sounding phrase though, and is usually only used in writing or formal speech.

Whereas, is used to compare something or draw more attention to something in a conditional sense.
"I didn't eat the cake, whereas he was eating it the whole time." "It was easy for him to do whereas she was struggling with it."

Translations of "Opposed"

Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? as opposed to
A: as opposed to
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? as opposed to 怎麼說
A: 我不明白你的问题
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? as opposed to
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Other questions about "Opposed"

Q: Por favor, mostra-me como pronunciar as opposed to.
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Q: Por favor, mostra-me como pronunciar as opposed to.
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Q: As opposed to running.. soa natural?
A: I could understand put your pronunciation was a tiny bit off in the word 'opposed'

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