Translation of "contrary" - English-Turkish dictionary


adjective uk /ˈkɒntrəri/ us

opposite or very different

aksi, zıt, ters
a contrary opinion/view
contrary to sth

opposite to what someone said or thought

aksine, tersine
Contrary to popular belief, bottled water is not always better than tap water.

If something is contrary to a rule, it does not obey that rule.

zıddına, tersine

(Translation of “contrary adjective” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)