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Synonyms for contrary

a relation of direct opposition

exact opposition

a logical relation such that two propositions are contraries if both cannot be true but both can be false

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very opposed in nature or character or purpose

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of words or propositions so related that both cannot be true but both may be false

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resistant to guidance or discipline

in an opposing direction

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Wilful Neglect to Perform Official Duty contrary to section 128 as read with section 36 of the Penal Code.
Mr Ayariga will, however, face the charge of 'Using public office for private benefit contrary to section 179(a) of the Criminal Offences Act, 1960 (Act 29).'
Veterinary medicinal products (other than AVM-GSL & Schedule 6 products) have been supplied from trade stands at shows which were not registered premises, contrary to Schedule 3, paragraph 8(1) of the VMR
It is submitted that the reason for doing so is based on the perception that the expression of opinions of people from different walks of life on Islam would be contrary to the interests of glory of Islam and hence not fit to be shown during the month of Ramazan while apparently such opinions are fit to be shown for months other than Ramadan.
Reynolds refers to composition techniques of contrary motion and the concept of thematic dispersion, both evident in subsequent compositions of Schumann and Wagner.
He is charged with one count of indecent assault on a female aged under 14 and two counts of indecent assault on females aged under 16 contrary to the Sexual Offences Act 1956, in relation to the three juveniles.
Allegation #1: Between December 4, 2007 and July 5, 2008, the Respondent prepared and submitted new client account forms and loan applications for seven clients which the Respondent knew or ought to have known contained false, incorrect or misleading information, thereby failing to observe high standards of ethics and conduct in the transaction of business and engaging in conduct unbecoming an Approved Person, contrary to MFDA Rule 2.1.1.
The defendants are charged with using the information network to promote the ideas of the terrorist group, Daash, outside the Kingdom, contrary to the Prevention of Terrorism Act No.
FOLLOWING Tom Bower's article of October 30 we are happy to clarify that, contrary to what was stated , Sir David Bell was appointed by the Prime Minister as one of the six equal assessors to the Leveson Inquiry and not by Lord Justice Leveson himself.
He is also charged with two counts of attempting to have sexual intercourse with a girl under 13, sexual assault contrary to Section 3 of the Sexual Offences Act and three counts of indecent assault contrary to Section 14 of the Sexual Offences Act.
Riyadh, Rabi'II 8, 1434, Feb 18, 2013, SPA -- GCC member countries strongly criticized a Lebanese parliamentarian press statement on Bahrain's internal affairs, depicting it as running contrary to the cordial relations binding Lebanon with the GCC member states.
Baghdad officials behave contrary to constitution, Masrour Barzani ARBIL/ Aswat al-Iraq: Kurdish National Security Advisor Masrour Barzani said that "a number of Iraqi officials behave contrary to the constitution and send forces to the cut off areas", according to a statement published on local government site.
Then he contrasts affections involving 'a kind of destruction of something by its contrary' with affections involving the preservation of that which is so potentially by that which is so actually' (let us call these 'preservative affections') (417b2-5).
The evasion of the administrative due process requirements of rulemaking in this case is especially inappropriate because the Draft Guidance is largely contrary to the FDCA.
"The Quite Contrary Man: A True American Tale" is a curious true American story about a man named Joseph Palmer who rebelled against the rigid expectations of his society and times by wearing a long flowing mustache and beard.