## EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR CONTRADICTION

This explosion of the doctor's meant that he invited and awaited some contradiction.

You may be inclined to think this a contradiction, for all such promptings to crime must be base.

Here is a contradiction which it seems to me can scarcely be reconciled.

People who will be dealing in contradiction ought to pay for it.

I am aware that what I am now saying appears to be in contradiction with my other statements.

Here was a contradiction in their conduct that they never so much as caught sight of.

And, having (naturally) developed this into a contradiction, she then tries 5d.

First, the contradiction must be at the same time and in the same relation.

This leads him into a tiresome digression, which is intended to explain the nature of contradiction.

Thus we are led to infer that the contradiction is an appearance only, and witchery of the senses.

## MORE RELATED WORDS FOR CONTRADICTION

### contrast

noundifference- adverse
- antithesis
- comparison
- contradiction
- contradistinction
- contraposition
- contrariety
- converse
- differentiation
- disagreement
- disparity
- dissimilarity
- dissimilitude
- distinction
- divergence
- diversity
- foil
- heterogeneity
- incompatibility
- incongruousness
- inconsistency
- inequality
- inverse
- oppositeness
- opposition
- reverse
- unlikeness
- variance
- variation

### contrasts

noundifference- adverse
- antithesis
- comparison
- contradiction
- contradistinction
- contraposition
- contrariety
- converse
- differentiation
- disagreement
- disparity
- dissimilarity
- dissimilitude
- distinction
- divergence
- diversity
- foil
- heterogeneity
- incompatibility
- incongruousness
- inconsistency
- inequality
- inverse
- oppositeness
- opposition
- reverse
- unlikeness
- variance
- variation

### denial

noundismissal, refusal of belief in- abstaining
- adjuration
- brush-off
- cold shoulder
- contradiction
- controversion
- declination
- disallowance
- disapproval
- disavowal
- disclaimer
- dismissing
- disproof
- dissent
- forswearing
- gainsaying
- nay
- negation
- negative
- nix
- no way
- nonacceptance
- noncommittal
- prohibition
- protestation
- rebuff
- rebuttal
- refraining
- refusing
- refutal
- refutation
- rejecting
- rejection
- renegement
- renouncement
- renunciation
- repudiating
- repudiation
- repulse
- retraction
- statement abnegation
- turndown
- veto