contrary - definition and synonyms

 
 
adjective
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    /ˈkɒntrəri/
    completely different or opposed to something else

    a contrary view/opinion

    contrary to:

    The introduction of such a tax would be contrary to our policy.

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    /kənˈtreəri/
    someone who is contrary enjoys disagreeing with people and doing the opposite of what is expected or asked