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contrary meaning

EN[ˈkɒntɹəɹi]
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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

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.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Adjectives
      • Adverbs
        • Nouns
          • Countable nouns
          • Verbs
          Definiteness: Level 7
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