Hindi translation of contradiction
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Word forms: contradictions
Definitions and Translations
1. variable noun
A contradiction is an aspect of a situation which appears to conflict with other aspects, so that they cannot all exist or be successful.
⇒ ...the contradictions between her private life and public life.
⇒ a contradiction between things ⇒ a contradiction of/in something ⇒ an apparent contradiction
SIMILAR WORDSinconsistency, conflict
If you say that something is a contradiction in terms, you mean that it is described as having a quality that it cannot have.
⇒ A public service run for profit is a contradiction in terms.
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Example Sentences Including 'contradiction'
But there was a contradiction here: Laila had written the article about Alexis's alleged fatal accident outside Helsinki.Cover Story
He had evidence enough to make public what he knew without fear of contradiction.EVERVILLE (2001)
She sought for contradiction , for improvement, but found none.An Older Woman
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'contradiction' in Other Languages
- Arabic: تَنَاقُض
- Brazilian Portuguese: contradição
- Chinese: 矛盾
- Croatian: kontradikcija
- Czech: rozpor
- Danish: modsigelse
- Dutch: tegenspraak
- European Spanish: contradicción
- Finnish: ristiriita paradoksi
- French: contradiction
- German: Widerspruch Widersprüche
- Greek: αντίφαση
- Italian: contraddizione
- Japanese: 反駁
- Korean: 반박
- Norwegian: motsigelse
- Polish: zaprzeczenie
- Portuguese: contradição
- Romanian: contradicție contradicții
- Russian: противоречие
- Spanish: contradicción
- Swedish: motsägelse
- Thai: ความขัดแย้ง
- Turkish: çelişki
- Ukrainian: протиріччя
- Vietnamese: sự mâu thuẫn
Translation of contradiction from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary