contrario

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin contrarius.

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contrario (feminine contraria, masculine plural contrari, feminine plural contrarie, superlative contrarissimo)

  1. contrary, opposite, alien
    Synonym: opposto
    Antonym: favorevole
  2. unfavourable, adverse
    Synonyms: avverso, sfavorevole
    Antonyms: favorevole, consenziente
  3. unwilling, reluctant
    Synonym: riluttante
    Antonyms: consenziente, desideroso
  4. opposed, against
    Antonyms: favorevole, consenziente

NounEdit

contrario m (plural contrari)

  1. opposite, contrary
  2. antonym
    Antonym: sinonimo

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LatinEdit

AdjectiveEdit

contrāriō

  1. dative masculine singular of contrārius
  2. dative neuter singular of contrārius
  3. ablative masculine singular of contrārius
  4. ablative neuter singular of contrārius

ReferencesEdit

  • contrario in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • contrario in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette

PortugueseEdit

VerbEdit

contrario

  1. first-person singular present indicative of contrariar

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin contrārius.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /konˈtɾaɾjo/, [kõn̪ˈt̪ɾa.ɾjo]
  • (file)

AdjectiveEdit

contrario (feminine contraria, masculine plural contrarios, feminine plural contrarias)

  1. contrary, opposite
  2. opposed, against

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