contrariwise

  • 1 Contrariwise — Con tra*ri*wise (? or ?), adv. 1. On the contrary; oppositely; on the other hand. [1913 Webster] Not rendering evil for evil, or railing for railing; but contrariwise, blessing. 1 Pet. iii. 9. [1913 Webster] 2. In a contrary order; conversely.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 contrariwise — index contra (adverb), contra (preposition) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 3 contrariwise — ► ADVERB 1) in the opposite way. 2) on the other hand …

    English terms dictionary

  • 4 contrariwise — [kän′trer΄ē wīz΄; ] for 3, often [ kən trer′ē wīz΄] adv. [ME < CONTRARY + WISE] 1. on the contrary; from the opposite point of view 2. in the opposite way; in a reversed order, direction, etc. 3. perversely …

    English World dictionary

  • 5 Contrariwise — Wikipedia does not have an encyclopedia article for Contrariwise (search results). You may want to read Wiktionary s entry on contrariwise instead.wiktionary:Special:Search/contrariwise …

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  • 6 contrariwise — adverb Date: 14th century 1. on the contrary 2. vice versa 3. in a contrary manner …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 7 contrariwise — /kon trer ee wuyz / or, for 3, /keuhn trair /, adv. 1. in the opposite direction or way. 2. on the contrary; in direct opposition to a statement, attitude, etc. 3. perversely. [1300 50; ME contrary wyse. See CONTRARY, WISE] * * * …

    Universalium

  • 8 contrariwise — adverb a) in the contrary or opposite way, order, or direction b) on the other hand …

    Wiktionary

  • 9 contrariwise — con|tra|ri|wise [kənˈtreəriwaız, ˈkɔntrəriwaız US ˈka:ntreri ] adv BrE in the opposite way or direction = ↑conversely …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 10 contrariwise — con|trar|i|wise [ kən treri,waız ] adverb in the opposite way …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 11 contrariwise — con·tra·ri·wise || kÉ’ntrÉ™rɪwaɪz adv. on the contrary; conversely; perversely; in the opposite direction …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 12 contrariwise — [kən trɛ:rɪwʌɪz, kɒntrərɪˌwʌɪz] adverb in the opposite way. ↘on the other hand …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 13 contrariwise — adverb old fashioned in the opposite way or direction; converse 3 …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 14 contrariwise — con·trari·wise …

    English syllables

  • 15 contrariwise — UK [kənˈtreərɪˌwaɪz] / US [kənˈtrerɪˌwaɪz] adverb in the opposite way …

    English dictionary

  • 16 contrariwise — con•trar•i•wise [[t]ˈkɒn trɛr iˌwaɪz[/t]] or, for 3, [[t]kənˈtrɛər [/t]] adv. 1) in the opposite direction or way 2) on the contrary; in direct opposition to a statement, attitude, etc 3) perversely • Etymology: 1300–50 …

    From formal English to slang

  • 17 contrariwise — adverb 1. /ˈkɒntrəriwaɪz/ (say kontruhreewuyz) in the opposite way. 2. /ˈkɒntrəriwaɪz/ (say kontruhreewuyz) on the contrary. 3. /kənˈtrɛəriwaɪz/ (say kuhn trairreewuyz) perversely …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 18 contrariwise — adv. 1 on the other hand. 2 in the opposite way. 3 perversely. Etymology: ME f. CONTRARY + WISE …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 19 Sherry L. Ackerman — is an American academic and dressage clinician [ Piaffe Flyer , Issue January 07, by Lucy Maynard. http://www.enydcta.doityourselfsitebuilder.com/f/SherryProfile.pdf] . She is Professor of Philosophy at College of the Siskiyous, in Northern… …

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  • 20 Lewis Carroll — Charles Lutwidge Dodgson Born 27 January 1832(1832 01 27) Daresbury, Halton, Cheshire, England Died …

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