contrarily
adverb see contrary II

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Contrarily — Con tra*ri*ly (? or ?), adv. In a contrary manner; in opposition; on the other side; in opposite ways. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • contrarily — index contra Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • contrarily — contrary ► ADJECTIVE 1) opposite in nature, direction, or meaning. 2) (of two or more statements, beliefs, etc.) opposed to one another. 3) perversely inclined to do the opposite of what is expected or desired. ► NOUN (the contrary) ▪ the… …   English terms dictionary

  • contrarily — See contrary. * * * …   Universalium

  • contrarily — adverb In a contrary manner; in opposite ways or directions …   Wiktionary

  • contrarily — con·tra·ri·ly || kÉ’ntrÉ™rÉ™lɪ adv. contradictorily, perversely, in an opposing manner …   English contemporary dictionary

  • contrarily — con·trar·i·ly …   English syllables

  • contrarily — adverb 1. in a contrary disobedient manner • Syn: ↑perversely, ↑contrariwise • Derived from adjective: ↑contrary, ↑perverse (for: ↑perversely) 2. contrary to expectations …   Useful english dictionary

  • quasi-contrarily — adv. * * * …   Universalium

  • quasi-contrarily — adv …   Useful english dictionary

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