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as opposed to
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
1. (compared to)
a. a diferencia de
My new boss is supportive, as opposed to my old boss, who was critical.Mi nueva jefa es comprensiva, a diferencia de mi anterior jefa, que era muy crítica.
b. en contraposición a
This year has been busy, as opposed to last year, which was calm.Este año ha sido muy ajetreado, en contraposición al año pasado, que fue tranquilo.
2. (rather than)
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