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contradictory adj.

VERBS appear, be, seem, sound

ADV. completely, directly, totally The evidence is completely contradictory. | quite, rather, somewhat | apparently, seemingly two apparently contradictory opinions | internally The argument is internally contradictory (= contradicts itself). | mutually The evidence demonstrates how easily people can hold mutually contradictory beliefs.

PREP. to He did something contradictory to his orders.