contrariety

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Opposition or contrariness; cross-purposes, marked contrast

The wind blowing steady and gentle from the south, thee was no contrariety between that and the current, and the billows rose and fell unbroken.

{n} opposition, inconsistency
{i} inconsistency; lack of agreement
Something which is contrary to, or inconsistent with, something else; an inconsistency
The state or quality of being contrary; opposition; repugnance; disagreement; antagonism
the relation between contraries
contrariety

    Hyphenation

    con·tra·ri·e·ty

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    Etymology

    [ "kän-tr&-'rI-&-tE ] (noun.) 14th century. From Old (and modern) French contrariété, from late Latin contrarietas, from contrarius, from contra ‘against’. Compare contrary.

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