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antithetic


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Antithetic  \An`ti*thet"ic\,  Antithetical  \An`ti*thet"ic*al\,  a. 
  [Gr.  ?.] 
  Pertaining  to  antithesis,  or  opposition  of  words  and 
  sentiments;  containing,  or  of  the  nature  of  antithesis; 
  contrasted. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  antithetic 
  adj  :  sharply  contrasted  in  character  or  purpose;  "practices 
  entirely  antithetical  to  her  professed  beliefs";  "hope 
  is  antithetic  to  despair"  [syn:  {antithetical}] 




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