Complete Definition of "contradictory"

English
Pronunciation
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Adjective
contradictory

  1. that contradicts something, such as an argument
  2. that is itself a contradiction
  3. that is diametrically opposed to something
  4. mutually exclusive

Translations

Dutch: tegenstrijdig
French: contradictoire
Hebrew: ס×תר (soter) m, ס×תרת (soteret) f (1); ×× ××× (menugad) m, ×× ×××ת (menugedet) f (3)
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Portuguese: contraditório m, contraditória f
Spanish: contradictorio m, contradictoria f

Noun
en-noun|contradictories
#logic any of a pair of propositions, that cannot both be true or both be false

See also
oxymoron

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