Definition of Contrarieties

1. Noun. (plural of contrariety) ¹



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Definition of Contrarieties

1. contrariety [n] - See also: contrariety

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Contrarieties

contrapsin
contraption
contraptions
contrapuntal
contrapuntally
contrapuntist
contrapuntists
contraremonstrant
contraremonstrants
contrarian
contrarianism
contrarians
contrariantly
contraried
contraries
contrarieties (current term)
contrariety
contrarily
contrariness
contrarinesses
contrarious
contrariously
contrariousness
contrariwise
contrarotating
contrarotation
contrary
contrary to
contrary to fact
contrarying

Literary usage of Contrarieties

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1. Lectures on the History of Christian Dogmas by August Neander (1858)
"If we look at the dogmatic contrarieties, it follows from the character of ... The ground of the controversies rested in part on the earlier contrarieties. ..."

2. Library of the World's Best Literature: Ancient and Modern by Edward Cornelius Towne (1897)
"ON THE contrarieties OF LOVE (SECOND SONNET) ONE loves me though his homage I disdain; And one for whom I languish mocks my smile. ..."

3. The Story of a Working Man's Life: With Sketches of Travel in Europe, Asia by Francis Mason (1870)
"It is sometimes lamented that such great contrarieties are united as are found in ... These contrarieties are not, however, in multitudes of instances, ..."

4. Thoughts on Religion by Blaise Pascal (1851)
"NOTHING is more astonishing in the nature of man than the contrarieties which are observable in him, with regard to every subject. ..."

5. The Challenge of the Present Crisis by Harry Emerson Fosdick (1917)
""Host All feeling of conviction, and, in fine, Sick, wearied out with contrarieties, Yielded up moral questions in despair." How often have such earthquakes ..."

6. The Critical Review, Or, Annals of Literature by Tobias George Smollett (1777)
"... 15* — — on the contrarieties of public virtue, aji __ — on the theory and cure of the venereal .gonorrhoea, ..."

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