Translation: from spanish

quite the opposite

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  • quite the opposite — quite the opposite/reverse/ phrase used for saying that something is the opposite of what has been suggested ‘Was he angry?’ ‘No, quite the opposite – he invited me to have dinner with him.’ Thesaurus: opposite and in the opposite waysynonym… …   Useful english dictionary

  • quite the reverse — quite the opposite/reverse/ phrase used for saying that something is the opposite of what has been suggested ‘Was he angry?’ ‘No, quite the opposite – he invited me to have dinner with him.’ Thesaurus: opposite and in the opposite waysynonym… …   Useful english dictionary

  • quite the contrary — see ↑contrary, 1 • • • Main Entry: ↑quite * * * ˌquite the ˈcontrary idiom used to emphasize that the opposite of what has been said is true • I don t find him funny at all. Quite the contrary. Mai …   Useful english dictionary

  • quite — [ kwaıt ] function word *** Quite can be used in the following ways: as an adverb (before an adjective or adverb): I was quite angry with her. (before a verb): I quite agree with you. I can t quite decide which dress to wear today. as a… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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  • quite */*/*/ — UK [kwaɪt] / US adverb, predeterminer Summary: Quite can be used in the following ways: as an adverb (before an adjective or adverb): I was quite angry with her. (before a verb): I quite agree with you. ♦ I can t quite decide which dress to wear… …   English dictionary

  • opposite — op|po|site1 W2S2 [ˈɔpəzıt US ˈa:p ] prep 1.) especially BrE if one thing or person is opposite another, they are facing each other ▪ The people sitting opposite us looked very familiar. ▪ on the wall opposite the door see usage note ↑front1 2.)… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • opposite — 1 preposition if one thing or person is opposite another, they are facing each other: The people sitting opposite us looked very familiar. | It s easy to find there s a church just opposite my house. 2 adjective 1 as different as possible from… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English


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