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contrary
used in A Streetcar Named Desire

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on the contrary
Definition
an expression used to intensify denial of an idea
  • Blanche: On the contrary, I saw him at his best!
    3.4 — Act 3 Scene 4 (62% in)

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  • Chance: No, the contrary.
    2.2 — Act 2 Scene 2 (49% in)

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