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contrary
used in Love's Labour's Lost

3 uses
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1  —1 use as in:
contrary to
Definition
in opposition to
  • 'sorted and consorted, contrary to thy established proclaimed edict and continent canon, with—with,—O! with but with this I passion to say wherewith,'— COSTARD.
    1.1 — Act 1 Scene 1 — The King of Navarre's park (83% in)

There are no more uses of "contrary to" flagged with this meaning in Love's Labour's Lost.

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  • And change you favours too; so shall your loves Woo contrary, deceiv'd by these removes.
    5.2 — Act 5 Scene 2 — The same. Before the Princess's pavilion (15% in)
  • [Aside] He speaks the mere contrary: crosses love not him.
    1.2 — Act 1 Scene 2 — The park (18% in)

There are no more uses of "contrary" in Love's Labour's Lost.

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