contrario

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Inflexiones de 'contrario' (n): f: contraria, mpl: contrarios, fpl: contrarias
Inflexiones de 'contrario' (adj): f: contraria, mpl: contrarios, fpl: contrarias

Del verbo contrariar: (conjugar)
contrarío es:
1ª persona singular (yo) presente indicativo
contrarió es:
3ª persona singular (él/ella/usted) pretérito indicativo

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Principal Translations
contrario adjadjetivo: Describe el sustantivo. Puede ser posesivo, numeral, demostrativo ("casa grande", "mujer alta"). (opuesto, inverso)contrary adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
  opposite adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
 Sus propuestas eran contrarias al espíritu del partido.
 Her proposals were contrary to the spirit of the party.
  She abruptly turned around and started walking in the opposite direction.This sentence is not a translation of the English sentence.
contrario adjadjetivo: Describe el sustantivo. Puede ser posesivo, numeral, demostrativo ("casa grande", "mujer alta"). (competidor, contendiente) (adversary)opposing adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
  rival n as adjnoun as adjective: Describes another noun--for example, "boat race," "dogfood."
 El equipo contrario fue vencido por el local en el partido de fútbol.
  The opposing side lost because their tactics were poor.This sentence is not a translation of the English sentence.
 
Additional Translations
contrario adjadjetivo: Describe el sustantivo. Puede ser posesivo, numeral, demostrativo ("casa grande", "mujer alta"). (perjudicial, nocivo)against adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
  damaging adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
  (formal)contrary adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
 Jugar a la bolsa resultará contrario a tus intereses si no tienes experiencia.
 If you have no experience, playing the stock market will be damaging to your interests.
contrario nm, nfnombre masculino, nombre femenino: Sustantivo que varía en género ("alumno", "alumna"; "doctor", "doctora"). (persona enemiga)rival, adversary nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 Su campaña se volvió más agresiva contra su contrario que contra el resto de candidatos.
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Principal Translations
contrariar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (provocar disgusto)displease vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  oppose vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 Contrarié a mis padres cuando abandoné mis estudios.
 I displeased my parents when I abandoned my studies.
contrariar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (resistir, contradecir) (voice a contrary view)contradict vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  (prove wrong)refute vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  (speak against)oppose vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 El científico contrarió la opinión de sus colegas en el debate.
 The scientist contradicted the opinion of his colleagues in the debate.
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Compound Forms:
contrario | contrariar
al contrario,
por el contrario
loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa").
(de forma opuesta)on the contrary, to the contrary advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
al contrario de loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa"). (de forma opuesta)contrary to, in contrast to advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
al contrario que loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa"). (de forma opuesta)in contrast to, as opposed to advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
antes al contrario exprexpresión: Expresiones idiomáticas, dichos, refranes y frases hechas de tres o más palabras ("Dios nos libre", "a lo hecho, pecho"). (por el contrario)on the contrary exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
argumentar lo contrario loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (contraponer)argue the contrary v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  (formal)state the opposing view v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  (colloquial)play devil's advocate v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
convencer de lo contrario loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (hacer cambiar opinión)convince [sb] to the contrary v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
de lo contrario loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa"). (si no es así)on the contrary exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
en caso contrario,
caso contrario
loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa").
(si no es así)otherwise advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
  if not exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
en el sentido contrario de las agujas del reloj exprexpresión: Expresiones idiomáticas, dichos, refranes y frases hechas de tres o más palabras ("Dios nos libre", "a lo hecho, pecho"). (hacia la izquierda)counterclockwise advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
en sentido contrario loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa"). (en dirección opuesta)in the opposite direction exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  in the opposite sense, to the contrary exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  counter-clockwise adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
  against the traffic exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
manifestar lo contrario loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (decir lo opuesto)express the opposite v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
más bien al contrario loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa"). (lo opuesto)quite the contrary, quite the opposite exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
 No quiere perjudicarte más bien al contrario, te va a ayudar.
 He doesn't want to hurt you; quite the contrary (or: opposite), he's going to help you.
sentido contrario opposite sense
  opposite direction
todo lo contrario exprexpresión: Expresiones idiomáticas, dichos, refranes y frases hechas de tres o más palabras ("Dios nos libre", "a lo hecho, pecho"). (en absoluto)quite the opposite exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
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