Definitions and translations for "contradictory"

Definition of contradictory

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Noun
1. Two propositions are contradictories if both cannot be true (or both cannot be false) at the same time.
Adjective
2. Of words or propositions so related that both cannot be true and both cannot be false.
`perfect' and `imperfect' are contradictory terms.
3. That confounds or contradicts or confuses.
4. In disagreement.
5. Unable to be both true at the same time.
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English - English - contradictory

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adj. opposing; inconsistent

English - Spanish - contradictory

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adj. contradictorio, negativo

English - French - contradictory

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adj. contradictoire, opposé

English - German - contradictory

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adj. widersprüchlich, gegensätzlich

English - Indonesian - contradictory

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a. bertentangan: yg bertentangan, berlawanan: yg berlawanan, kontradiktif, kontradiktoris, bolak-balik, berdebat: yg suka berdebat, membantahi: yg suka membantahi, cocok: tdk cocok

English - Italian - contradictory

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agg. contraddittorio polemico

English - Polish - contradictory

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a. sprzeczny, dysonansowy, przekorny

English - Portuguese - contradictory

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adj. contraditório, oposto

English - Romanian - contradictory

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a. contradictoriu

English - Russian - contradictory

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прил. противоречивый, разноречивый, противоречащий, несовместимый

English - Turkish - contradictory

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s. çelişkili, tutarsız, aykırı, karşıt, ters
i. çelişkili iddia

English - Ukrainian - contradictory

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n. суперечливий: суперечливе твердження
a. суперечливий, невідповідний, заперечливий, навпачний

English - Dutch - contradictory

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bn. tegensprekend; tegenstrijdig

English - Greek - contradictory

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επίθ. αντιφατικός, αναιρετικός

English - Arabic - contradictory

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‏نقيض‏
‏متناقض، مختلف‏

English - Chinese - contradictory

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(形) 反驳的; 抗辩的; 反对的

English - Chinese - contradictory

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(形) 反駁的; 抗辯的; 反對的

English - Hindi - contradictory

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a. असंगत

English - Japanese - contradictory

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(形) 矛盾する; 反対の

English - Korean - contradictory

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형. 반박적인, 반대하는; 모순되는

English - Vietnamese - contradictory

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n. mạnh đề phản đối
a. mâu thuẩn, trái ngược
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Synonyms for contradictory
contrary: not affirmative, opposing, disapproving, negative