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View definitions for contrary to

contrary to

preposition as in against

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It wouldn't be a bad place to stop at; and if the wind's contrary to-day, it might be right to-morrow.

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On this page you'll find 22 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to contrary to, such as: in reverse, instead, instead of, on the contrary, oppositely, and or not.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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