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contrary
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Gone with the Wind
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  • Ellen ignored all things contrary to her ideas of propriety and tried to teach Scarlett to do the same, but with poor success.
  • In spite of all his insults, he did love her and he was just so contrary he didn’t want to come out frankly and put it into words, for fear she’d laugh.
  • On the contrary!
  • He loved her! Why hadn’t she realized that he loved her, for all his taunting remarks to the contrary?

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  • We will not allow members to act contrary to our code of ethics.
  • What you do speaks so loudly that I cannot hear what you say to the contrary.

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