Contrariety

Definition of Contrariety

Con`tra`ri´e`ty
n.1.The state or quality of being contrary; opposition; repugnance; disagreement; antagonism.
There is a contrariety between those things that conscience inclines to, and those that entertain the senses.
- South.
2.Something which is contrary to, or inconsistent with, something else; an inconsistency.
How can these contrarieties agree?
- Shak.

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