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au contraire, as I find my dear uncle alive, it will be all the easier for him to show himself amiable towards me. A Hungarian Nabob Maurus Jkai. "au contraire, I ...

Au Contraire | Definition of Au Contraire by Merriam-Webster

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Define au contraire: on the contrary. ... Follow: au contraire. foreign term au con· traire \ō-kōⁿ-trer\. Definition of au contraire. : on the contrary. CloseStyle: MLA ...

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On the face of it, there seems no reason to prefer au contraire to "on the contrary". The meaning is obvious whether it's expressed in French or English. True, the ...

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People who like to show off their French sometimes use the expression au contraire when they mean “on the contrary” or “to the contrary.” People who don't  ...

Au contraire - Grammarist

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In French, au contraire means, literally, on the contrary, and that's exactly what this loan phrase means in English. It's often used to mean, roughly, I beg to differ,  ...

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Urban Dictionary: au contraire

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A: Au contraire, while an opinion cannot be wrong, that makes you no less of an imbécile. B: Touché. #on the contrary #contrary #rather #oppositely #or.

Au contraire - French Expression - French Language - About.com

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Learn about the meanings and uses of the idiomatic French expression au contraire.

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Au Contraire! takes you on a journey of not only uncovering cultural differences but understanding and appreciating these differences in practically every aspect  ...

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Au Contraire! takes you on a journey of not only uncovering cultural differences but understanding and appreciating these differences in practically every aspect  ...

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au contraire - Wiktionary

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Etymology[edit]. Borrowing from French au contraire. Pronunciation[edit]. (UK) IPA: /ˌəʊ ˈkɒn.tɹɜː(ɹ)/. Adverb[edit]. au contraire (not comparable).

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The definition of au contraire is French and means to the contrary, and it is a phrase used when someone is incorrect, wrong or says something that is the ...

Au contraire - definition of au contraire by The Free Dictionary

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Define au contraire. au contraire synonyms, au contraire pronunciation, au contraire translation, English dictionary definition of au contraire. adv on the contrary ...