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Turkish translation of “contrary”

contrary

adjective
 
 
/ˈkɒntrəri/
opposite or very different
aksi, zıt, ters
a contrary opinion/viewDifferent and differenceOpposites
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.Opposites
If something is contrary to a rule, it does not obey that rule.
zıddına, tersine
Obeying and breaking the lawObedient and compliantDisobedientBad and wrong behaviour
(Definition of contrary adjective from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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