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Girl Interrupted
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contrary
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Girl Interrupted
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  • Quite often social contrariness and a generally pessimistic outlook are observed.
  • Quite often social contrariness and a generally pessimistic outlook are observed.
  • What do you suppose they mean by "social contrariness"?
  • They don’t define "social contrariness," and I can’t define it, so I think it ought to be excluded from the list.

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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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