unopposed


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un·op·posed

 (ŭn′ə-pōzd′)
adj.
Not challenged by another: The candidate was unopposed in the campaign.

unopposed

(ˌʌnəˈpəʊzd)
adj
not opposed: elected unopposed as party president.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.unopposed - not having opposition or an opponentunopposed - not having opposition or an opponent; "unopposed military forces"; "the candidate was unopposed"
opposed - being in opposition or having an opponent; "two bitterly opposed schools of thought"
Translations

unopposed

[ˈʌnəˈpəʊzd] ADJsin oposición (Mil) → sin encontrar resistencia
to be returned unopposed (Parl) → ganar un escaño sin oposición

unopposed

[ˌʌnəˈpəʊzd] adj [motion, bill] → approuvé(e) à l'unanimité
to be elected unopposed → être élu(e) sans opposition

unopposed

adj they marched on unopposedsie marschierten weiter, ohne auf Widerstand zu treffen; unopposed by the committeeohne Widerspruch or Beanstandung seitens des Ausschusses; to be returned unopposed (Pol) → ohne Gegenstimmen gewählt werden; an unopposed second reading (Parl) → eine zweite Lesung ohne Gegenstimmen

unopposed

[ˌʌnəˈpəʊzd] adj (enter, be elected) → senza incontrare opposizione
the motion was unopposed by the committee → il comitato non si è opposto alla mozione
References in classic literature ?
Their beams of crimson seemed to get no purchase upon the bodies of their foes; the latter seemed to evade them with ease, and come through, between, around, and about with unopposed skill.
Unopposed they reached the royal palace and marched up the marble steps, which had once been thickly crusted with emeralds but were now filled with tiny holes where the jewels had been ruthlessly torn from their settings by the Army of Revolt.
In the case of Abuakwa North Constituency, there was a mini conference where the Electoral Commission declare the party's sole candidate duly elected unopposed.
In Penablanca, reelectionist Mayor Washington Taguinod got 18,031 votes while his unopposed wife, Marilyn, obtained 17,494 votes for vice mayor.
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36 congressional bets assured of victory !-- -- Jess Diaz (The Philippine Star) - May 14, 2019 - 12:00am MANILA, Philippines At least 36 congressional candidates, who are unopposed in their districts, are assured of victory.
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While Nokomis city and school boards were one of the prime areas in the county with contested races, candidates for other offices in the area were largely unopposed.
HYDERABAD -- Ghulam Abbas Mehar has been elected unopposed as the President Mehran University Teachers Association for the year - 2019.
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