as opposed to
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as opposed to(
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A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
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)
a. en lugar de
Please use sugar as opposed to honey.Por favor, usa azúcar en lugar de miel.
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