contrary

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debater who refutes or disproves by offering contrary evidence or argument confuter , disprover , rebutter , refuter
quality of being contrary to fact counterfactuality
contrary command cancelling or reversing a previous command countermand
contrary aim cross-purpose
(psychology) an erroneous belief that is held in the face of evidence to the contrary delusion , psychotic belief
current moving contrary to main current eddy
whirlpool caused by current moving contrary to main current eddy , gulf
river, circular and contrary current in a eddy , purl
opinion contrary to established doctrine heresy
belief contrary to established doctrine heresy
understatement for rhetorical effect (especially when expressing an affirmative by negating its contrary) litotes , meiosis
statement contrary to received opinion paradox
speech act of refuting by offering a contrary contention or argument rebuttal
contrary to what one's conscience sees as right unconscionable
inclination contrary to the strongest or prevailing feeling undertow
official dispensation to act contrary to a rule or regulation (typically a building regulation) variance
that which is contrary to the principles of justice or law wrong , wrongfulness
contrary to conscience or morality wrongness
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