diametrically opposed

This page is about the collocation diametrically opposed

collocation pattern: adverb + adjective

Meaning

completely different

For example

  • We hold diametrically opposed views on most political issues.

  • The interests of superstores and small local shops are diametrically opposed.

Quick Quiz

Our views are diametrically opposed. We have

a. very different opinions

b. directly opposite windows

c. completely different oppositions

Contributor: Matt Errey