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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: to the contrary(0.01332 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to to the contrary.
English → English (WordNet)
Definition: to the contrary
to the contrary
adv : contrary to expectations; “he didn't stay home; on the
contrary, he went out with his friends” [syn: contrarily,
contrariwise, on the contrary]
English → English (gcide)
Definition: To the contrary
Contrary \Con"tra*ry\, n.; pl. Contraries.
1. A thing that is of contrary or opposite qualities.
No contraries hold more antipathy
Than I and such a knave. --Shak.
2. An opponent; an enemy. [Obs.] --Chaucer.
3. the opposite; a proposition, fact, or condition
incompatible with another; as, slender proofs which rather
show the contrary. See Converse, n., 1. --Locke.
4. (Logic) See Contraries.
On the contrary, in opposition; on the other hand. --Swift.
To the contrary, to an opposite purpose or intent; on the
other side. “They did it, not for want of instruction to
the contrary.” --Bp. Stillingfleet.