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contrário adjcontrary, opposite, reverse adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
   (ao contrário)on the contrary, unlike preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
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opposite adj (contrary)contrário adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
  oposto adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
 Every action has an equal and opposite reaction.
opposite n (word: antonym)  (antônimo)contrário sm
  oposto sm
 What is the opposite of "full"?
 Qual é o contrário de "cheio"?
  O oposto de "cheio" é "vazio".Esta frase não é uma tradução do inglês.
polar adj (directly opposed)contrário adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
converse n (contrary, opposite)  (oposto)contrário sf
contrary adj (in opposition to)contrário adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
contrary adj (opposite)contrário sm
otherwise adv (or else)  (de outro modo)senão conjconjunction: Connects words, clauses, and sentences--for example, "and," "but," "because," "in order that."
  caso contrário loc adv
  do contrário loc adv
 We should go to the cinema, otherwise we will be at home all night.
 Deveríamos ir ao cinema, senão ficaremos em casa a noite inteira.
  Temos que obedecer a lei, caso contrário podemos ser presos.Esta frase não é uma tradução do inglês.
  Melhor esperarmos aqui, do contrário podemos nos perder.Esta frase não é uma tradução do inglês.
otherwise adv (differently)ao contrário loc adv
  por outro lado loc adv
 While most of us went to the cinema, John and Amy did otherwise and went to a bar.
unlike prep (differently from)  (diferentemente de)ao contrário de loc prep
 Unlike his father, he did not drink alcohol.
 Ao contrário do pai, ele não bebe álcool.
opposite n (contrary thing or action)contrário, oposto sm
 Whatever he wants to do, she does the opposite.
else adv (otherwise)caso contrário loc adv
 Say something useful or else stay quiet.
differently adv (otherwise)de outro modo loc conj
  caso contrário loc conj
  senão conjconjunction: Connects words, clauses, and sentences--for example, "and," "but," "because," "in order that."
unfavorable
UK: unfavourable
adj
US (bad, adverse)  (EUA)desfavorável, adverso, contrário adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
headwind n (opposing air current)vento contrário loc sm
averse to adj (opposed to)  (oposto a )adverso a, contrário a adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
 I'm flexible, so I'm not averse to changing plans.
contrary to prep (in opposition to)  (no oposto de)ao contrário loc adj
 Contrary to what you have suggested, I am not a crook!
contrary to adj (opposed to)contrário a adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
on the contrary adv (not at all, quite the opposite)  (de modo nenhum)ao contrário loc adv
 You think people can't change? On the contrary, they can!
opposite of prep (word, concept: antonym of)  (palavra)antônimo de, contrário de preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 Concerning politics, Joe's opinions were always the opposite of Mary's.
 Up is the opposite of down.
opposite to prep (word, concept: antonym of)  (antônimo de )oposto, contrário preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 Up is opposite to down.
opposite to prep (antithesis of)contrário a, oposto a preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
reverse n (opposite)contrário, oposto, reverso sm
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