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Noun
Opposite of the lowest load-bearing part of a building
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Opposite of the action of establishing an institution or organization
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Opposite of the central aspect of something an argument or consideration
“As a sidenote, I want to mention that this is no contradiction to McLuhan's famous statement.”
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(usually used in plural form "essentials") Opposite of a fundamental element or characteristic
“Frankly, I find the minutia of everyday life much more interesting than the glaring important life-changing events that shape our lives.”
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Opposite of general or basic truths, concepts or ideas
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Opposite of the action of establishing something or being established
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Opposite of the quality of being clear, logical, and convincing
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Opposite of a place or process in which something originates or flourishes
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Opposite of a belief that one supports
“Your actions have a sense of purposelessness that I find difficult to swallow.”
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Opposite of the beginning or introduction of a system, policy, period or organization
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Opposite of the creation or forming of
“Plans call for the demolition of the racetrack and grandstand to provide the necessary space for expansion.”
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Opposite of an organization, typically founded to promote a cause
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Opposite of a structure that complements or supplements something else
“Before induction into a specific branch of the armed forces, recruits undergo at least nine weeks of basic military training.”
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Opposite of someone or something that is a source of strength or security
“I had always been a sensible person, but Karina was my one kryptonite, and I seemed to do something stupid whenever she was present.”
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Opposite of the lowest part of something, especially the part on which it rests or is supported
“The Canyon Lands is a series of steep canyons, extending from the top of the shelf break through the slope to the abyssal plain.”
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Opposite of making a place a colony
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Opposite of the core or basis for something
“Briefly, the initially adsorbed liposomes seemed to collapse from the outer periphery toward the center of the liposome.”
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Opposite of an essential or characteristic part of something
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Opposite of something or someone that incites action or activity
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Opposite of a morally acceptable explanation for behavior, or for a belief or occurrence
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Opposite of the rigid supporting structure of an object such as a vehicle, building, or piece of furniture
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Opposite of basic principles
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Opposite of the spinal column
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Opposite of a (usually technical) description of an event or system that is considered to be accurate
“Experts cannot explain the mystery surrounding Lincoln's survival in the death zone of Mt. Everest.”
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(usually "preparations") Opposite of something done to get ready for an event or undertaking
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Opposite of an individual rule as part of a system of law or religious doctrine
“Mr. Wizard was arrested for practicing wizardry, a crime worthy of certain damnation in most parts.”
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Opposite of a supposition made on the basis of limited evidence as a starting point for further investigation
“Life is temporary, and that is a fact that we have to get used to.”
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Opposite of a person or thing that provides stability or confidence in an otherwise uncertain situation
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Opposite of a principle or standard by which something may be judged or decided
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Opposite of a need or reason to do or be something
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Opposite of the position or status of a person in relation to others
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Opposite of the action of investing someone with a title of nobility
“There would be nothing more humiliating for him than the removal of his royal status.”
Adjective
Opposite of belonging or happening near the beginning of a particular period
“In the recent versions of the popular game, the graphics have become increasingly realistic with more complex game mechanics.”
Adjective
Opposite of at the core or in its most fundamental nature
“The recent discipline of bioethics has developed principles of its own independent of medicine.”
Adjective
Opposite of of or pertaining to preparation, having the purpose of making something or someone ready, preparative
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