opposing party

noun

  • Dispute Resolution

Definitions of opposing party

  • the other party in a legal or other sort of dispute

    After witnesses finish speaking, they are usually cross-examined by the opposing party's lawyer.

Phrase Bank for opposing party

  • Police in the Dominican Republic arrested two bodyguards of a leading presidential candidate in connection with the fatal shooting of activists from an opposing party.

  • Opposing party supporters have hurled insults at each other but nothing else.

  • I was arrested for opposing the Government, I worked for a local newspaper which supported the main opposing party in Uganda.

  • Pairing is an arrangement between two MPs of opposing parties that allows them to miss occasional votes in the House.

  • The only common ground shared between the opposing parties is that they both want to see the building saved.

  • We have been in touch with officials of both ruling and opposing parties.