Meaning of antithetic in English:


Pronunciation /antɪˈθɛtɪk/

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‘The differences in world views between America and continental Europe are gradual, not antithetic, and the similarities exceed the differences by large.’
  • ‘In contemporary usage, civil society is usually regarded as antithetic to the state.’
  • ‘Whichever cause has created these effects, the current condition of the church in this country is antithetic to the purpose for which Christ started it’
  • ‘It seems that this is antithetic to the cause of creating an level playing field for students.’
  • ‘Another view is that technical and competitive juggling is antithetic to juggling as an art form.’