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野党, やとう

  • yatō


noun (common) (futsuumeishi), nouns which may take the genitive case particle `no'

  • opposition party
  • political opposition
  • opposition

Examples of 野党,やとう in a Sentence

The ruling party is running a smear campaign against the opposition.
The policy of the government was criticized by the opposition party.
The opposition party is still harping on the scandal.
The opposition party put forward a bill to reduce income tax.
The party in power is corrupt, but the opposition is little better.
Opposition leaders say it's possible the Communists could end up in a small minority.
The government tried to suppress all opposition parties.
The Prime Minister's speech was calculated to anger the opposition parties.

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