Synonyms for contradictory
ˌkɒn trəˈdɪk tə ri
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two propositions are contradictories if both cannot be true (or both cannot be false) at the same time
of words or propositions so related that both cannot be true and both cannot be false
"`perfect' and `imperfect' are contradictory terms"
that confounds or contradicts or confuses
at odds(p), conflicting, contradictory, self-contradictory(adj)
"the figures are at odds with our findings"; "contradictory attributes of unjust justice and loving vindictiveness"- John Morley
contradictory, mutually exclusive(adj)
unable to be both true at the same time
That contradicts something, such as an argument.
That is itself a contradiction.
That is diametrically opposed to something.
Tending to contradict or oppose, contrarious
English Synonyms and Antonyms
Foreign refers to difference of birth, alien to difference of allegiance. In their figurative use, that is foreign which is remote, unlike, or unconnected; that is alien which is conflicting, hostile, or opposed. Impertinent and irrelevant matters can not claim consideration in a certain connection; inappropriate matters could not properly be considered. Compare ALIEN, n.; CONTRAST, v.
Such a purpose was alien to (or from) my thought: to preferable.
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How to use contradictory in a sentence?
We are now facing a somewhat contradictory picture of generally strong U.S. macroeconomic performance alongside growing evidence of cross-currents. Common sense risk management suggests patiently waiting greater clarity.
I'm not going to speculate on a timeline, we want to finish the process as expeditiously as possible and thoroughly... that the American people see what the evidence is - what the contradictory evidence is if any - and if it's going to be done, it's got to be done right and whatever time required it takes.
I don’t think he has a real concept of reality, to stand by some of the things that Donald Trump has said and for Mike Pence to say he’s a devout Christian man is completely contradictory.If he’s okay with what’s being said about people and Americans and foreigners and about different countries that are being called ‘s***holes,’I think he should really go to church.
There are contradictory rumors, we need to be very careful.
It could not be happening because this sort of thing did not happen. Any contradictory evidence could be safely ignored.
Translations for contradictory
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- противоре́чащ, противоречив, противополо́женBulgarian
- contradictoriCatalan, Valencian
- neslučitelný, protikladný, protiřečící, protichůdný, odporujícíCzech
- vastakkainen, ristiriitainenFinnish
- проти́вречен, контрадикција, спро́тивен, противречие, противреченMacedonian
- tegenstrijdig, tegendraads, tegenstrijdigheid, contradictorisch, tegengesteld, onverenigbaarDutch
- ныхмæлæууæгOssetian, Ossetic
- contrazicere, contrar, contradicție, contradictoriuRomanian
- противоре́чащий, несовмести́мый, противоречи́вый, противополо́жныйRussian
- motstridig, motsattSwedish
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