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See definition of contrariwise on Dictionary.com
  • as incrosswise
  • as incounter
  • as invice versa

synonyms for contrariwise

  • contrarily
  • opposite
  • against
  • at variance with
  • contrarily
  • conversely
  • in defiance of
  • versus
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How to use contrariwise in a sentence

Contrariwise, he could conceive a thing beyond the law being meritorious in itself.
THE HIDDEN PLACESBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
Love as brethren, be pitiful, be courteous: not rendering evil for evil or railing for railing: but contrariwise blessing.
THE ONTARIO READERS: FOURTH BOOKVARIOUS
All this swarming though minute world chooses and feels just contrariwise to our choice and our feeling.
THE SEAJULES MICHELET
And contrariwise certain Prussian horse also, it was too visible, did not compose themselves till fairly arear of our foot.
HISTORY OF FRIEDRICH II. OF PRUSSIA, VOL. XIII. (OF XXI.)THOMAS CARLYLE
But, contrariwise, for ice coming to Springfield through Columbus, the latter in turn became the intermediate point.
RAILROADS: RATES AND REGULATIONSWILLIAM Z. RIPLEY
Contrariwise, no new burden should be laid upon the shipper without a hearing.
RAILROADS: RATES AND REGULATIONSWILLIAM Z. RIPLEY
Contrariwise, other snakes, which are harmless, lay eggs and hatch a vast number of young.
MYTHICAL MONSTERSCHARLES GOULD
It is easy to overestimate the influence of any single man, and, contrariwise, to underestimate the power of the Zeitgeist.
A HISTORY OF SCIENCE, VOLUME 1(OF 5)HENRY SMITH WILLIAMS
Contrariwise, his unqualified acceptance of the geocentric doctrine sufficed to place that doctrine beyond the range of challenge.
A HISTORY OF SCIENCE, VOLUME 1(OF 5)HENRY SMITH WILLIAMS
They can do favors, and contrariwise they can make trouble, and Lawyer Asche was hot under the collar about that window.
BY ADVICE OF COUNSELARTHUR TRAIN
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WORDS RELATED TO CONTRARIWISE

  • contrarily
  • contrariwise
  • in opposition
  • on the other hand
  • to the contrary
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.