Definition of 'on the contrary'
Example sentences containing 'on the contrary'
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On the contrary, snow can make its life simpler. Times, Sunday Times (2015)On the contrary, he can claim some solid success. Times, Sunday Times (2010)On the contrary, you just have to have a dislike for extravagant public spending. Times, Sunday Times (2010)On the contrary, just more and more energy and bliss propels them up in the air. Times, Sunday Times (2010)There are no signs of ageing; on the contrary. Times, Sunday Times (2011)On the contrary; they are actively produced by the body itself as part of the healing process. PLACEBO: The Belief Effect (2003)On the contrary, you just end up with more people on the dole because you reduce their incentives for staying in work. The Sun (2012)In no way would activists be mere servants of the government; on the contrary they would have an organised life of their own. Times, Sunday Times (2016)On the contrary: 'It can be a vote winner. Times, Sunday Times (2013)On the contrary, just enormous respect for what they're doing. Times, Sunday Times (2009)On the contrary, I can just as easily decide that a place is superior to my own. Times, Sunday Times (2015)This is not in the least morbid - on the contrary, it can actually be a pleasure to sort out what you will give to whom. Understanding Cancer (1987)
Definition of on the contrary from the Collins English Dictionary
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