Contrary in a Sentence  🔊

Definition of Contrary

something that is opposite from what is believed to be true

Examples of Contrary in a sentence

Contrary to what my wife has told the judge, I have never been unfaithful to her.  🔊

The politician revealed a contrary stance to his anti-abortion platform when he backed his daughter’s right to have an abortion.  🔊

Contrary to the actor’s outgoing image, he is really a very shy man.  🔊

On the contrary, the fundraiser chairperson believes we still have enough time to raise money for the new daycare center.  🔊

The hedge fund manager took a contrary approach to investing that upset many of his clients.  🔊

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