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contradictory

adjective uk   /ˌkɒn.trəˈdɪk.tər.i/  us   /ˌkɑːn.trəˈdɪk.tɚ-/
C2 If two or more facts, pieces of advice, etc. are contradictory, they are very different from each other: I keep getting contradictory advice - some people tell me to keep it warm and some tell me to put ice on it.
Translations of “contradictory”
in Chinese (Traditional) 對立的, 相互矛盾的, 不一致的…
in Russian противоречивый…
in Turkish çelişkili, birbirine zıt/aykırı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 对立的, 相互矛盾的, 不一致的…
in Polish sprzeczny…
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