diametrically opposed
index opposite

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006

Look at other dictionaries:

  • diametrically opposed — diametrically opposed/opposite/ phrase completely different from each other diametrically opposed points of view Thesaurus: different and differentlysynonym Main entry: d …   Useful english dictionary

  • diametrically opposed — at opposite ends, the complete opposite …   English contemporary dictionary

  • diametrically opposite — diametrically opposed/opposite/ phrase completely different from each other diametrically opposed points of view Thesaurus: different and differentlysynonym Main entry: d …   Useful english dictionary

  • Diametrically — Di*am e*tric*al*ly, adv. In a diametrical manner; directly; as, diametrically opposite. [1913 Webster] Whose principles were diametrically opposed to his. Macaulay. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • diametrically — [[t]da͟ɪ͟əme̱trɪkli[/t]] ADV: ADV adj (emphasis) If you say that two things are diametrically opposed, you are emphasizing that they are completely different from each other. They came to conclusions diametrically opposed to ours... The economic… …   English dictionary

  • opposed — adj. 1 opposed to disagreeing strongly with sth VERBS ▪ be ▪ remain ADVERB ▪ adamantly, bitterly, deeply, fiercely …   Collocations dictionary

  • opposed — adj. 1) diametrically; strongly, vehemently opposed 2) opposed to * * * strongly vehemently opposed diametrically opposed to …   Combinatory dictionary

  • diametrically — di|a|met|ri|cally [ˌdaıəˈmetrıkli] adv diametrically opposed/opposite completely different and opposite ▪ The two ideas are diametrically opposed …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • diametrically — adverb diametrically opposed/opposite completely different and opposite: The two ideas are diametrically opposed …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • diametrically — UK [ˌdaɪəˈmetrɪklɪ] / US adverb diametrically opposed/opposite completely different from each other diametrically opposed points of view …   English dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”