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contrary

EN[ˈkɒntɹəɹi] [ˈkɑntɹɛɹi] [-ɛəɹi]
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WContrary
  • Contrary may refer to:
  • Contrary (logic) is the relationship between two propositions when they cannot both be true.
  • Contrary motion, in music theory
  • Contrary Magazine, a literary journal founded at the University of Chicago
  • Contrary (social role), in certain Amerindian cultures
  • Contrary (comics), a character from Malibu Comics' Ultraverse
  • Little Miss Contrary, a Little Miss character
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Adjectives
      • Adverbs
        • Nouns
          • Countable nouns
          • Verbs
          Related Links:
          1. en contrary to
          2. en contrarying
          3. en contrarywise
          Source: Wiktionary
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          Meaning of contrary for the defined word.

          Grammatically, this word "contrary" is an adjective. It's also an adverb. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun. It's also a verb.
          Definiteness: Level 7
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