au contraire

au contraire

[oh kawn-trer]
French.
1.
on the contrary.
2.
on the opposite or adverse side.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To au contraire
Collins
World English Dictionary
au contraire (o kɔ̃trɛr)
 
adv
on the contrary

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
Dictionary.com's 21st Century Lexicon
Main Entry:  au contraire
Part of Speech:  adj
Definition:  French for on the contrary
Example:  Au contraire! They are still together and very happy.
Dictionary.com's 21st Century Lexicon
Copyright © 2003-2014 Dictionary.com, LLC
Cite This Source
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature
FAVORITES
RECENT

;