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au contraire

[oh kawn-trer] /oʊ kɔ̃ˈtrɛr/
French.
1.
on the contrary.
2.
on the opposite or adverse side.
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British Dictionary definitions for au-contraire

au contraire

/o kɔ̃trɛr/
adverb
1.
on the contrary
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Contemporary definitions for au-contraire
adjective

French for on the contrary

Examples

Au contraire! They are still together and very happy.

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