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Sometimes, a trope has more than one Opposite Trope. This usually happens when a trope is about outside appearances vs. inside actualities or gender roles.

For this purpose, we can create a Trope Grid for covering the bases. Here are a few.

  A religion...  
Appears to Be Good Evil
But is actually good Saintly Church Dark Is Not Evil note 
But is actually evil Path of Inspiration, Corrupt Church Religion of Evil
  A person...  
Appears to be Nice A Jerk
But is secretly nice Friend to All Living Things, All-Loving Hero, Sheep in Sheep's Clothing Jerk with a Heart of Gold
But is secretly a jerk Bitch in Sheep's Clothing Jerk with a Heart of Jerk
  A Morality Setting...  
has Heroes no Heroes
And no Villains White-and-Grey Morality, Good vs. Good Grey-and-Gray Morality
And Villains Black-and-White Morality Black-and-Gray Morality, Evil vs. Evil
Appears Light Dark
And is good Light Is Good Dark Is Not Evil
And is evil Light Is Not Good Dark Is Evil
  A woman...  
Has Small breasts Large Breasts
And is proud about it Petite Pride Big Breast Pride
And is ashamed of it A-Cup Angst D-Cup Distress
  A homosexual...  
is Male Female
Masculine Manly Gay Butch Lesbian
Feminine Camp Gay Lipstick Lesbian
  A relationship...  
is Romantic Platonic
Becomes platonic Better as Friends Platonic Life-Partners
Becomes romantic Official Couple Just Friends
  A party member is...  
and Physically Strong Physically Weak
Skilled with Magic Magic Knight Squishy Wizard
Lacking Magic Magically Inept Fighter Utility Party Member note 
  A heterosexual...  
is attracted to weak people attracted to strong people
male No Guy Wants an Amazon Amazon Chaser
female Weakness Turns Her On Women Prefer Strong Men
  A character...  
does Something good Something bad
And gets rewarded for it Karmic Jackpot Karma Houdini
And gets punished for it No Good Deed Goes Unpunished Laser-Guided Karma
  A character...  
is Nice A Jerk
And is smart Gentleman and a Scholar Insufferable Genius
And is a ditz Kindhearted Simpleton Insufferable Imbecile
  A character...  
has superpowers that seem Good Evil
And is actually Good Light Is Goodnote  Bad Powers, Good People
And is actually Evil Good Powers, Bad People Bad Powers, Bad People
  Character alignment...  
is Lawful Chaotic
and good Lawful Good Chaotic Good
and evil Lawful Evil Chaotic Evil
  A character...  
is A Hero A Villain
And a protagonist Hero Protagonist Villain Protagonist
And an antagonist Hero Antagonist Villain Antagonist
  A character...  
is Good Evil
And likes it Good Feels Good Evil Feels Good
And hates it Being Good Sucks Being Evil Sucks
  A creature...  
is A Carnivore A Herbivore
And is good Predation Is Natural Herbivores Are Friendly
And is bad Predators Are Mean Xenophobic Herbivore

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