Definition of Adversative. Meaning of Adversative. Synonyms of Adversative

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Definition of Adversative

Adversative
Adversative Ad*ver"sa*tive, a. [L. adversativus, fr. adversari.] Expressing contrariety, opposition, or antithesis; as, an adversative conjunction (but, however, yet, etc. ); an adversative force. -- Ad*ver"sa*tive*ly, adv.
Adversative
Adversative Ad*ver"sa*tive, n. An adversative word. --Harris.

Meaning of Adversative from wikipedia

- Adverse or adverse interest, in law, is anything that functions contrary to a party's interest. This word should not be confused with averse. In property...
- In economics, insurance, and risk management, adverse selection is a market situation where buyers and sellers have different information, so that a parti****nt...
- Adverse possession, sometimes colloquially described as "squatter's rights", is a legal principle under which a person who does not have legal title to...
- An adverse effect is an undesired harmful effect resulting from a medication or other intervention, such as surgery. An adverse effect may be termed a...
- Adverse yaw is the natural and undesirable tendency for an aircraft to yaw in the opposite direction of a roll. It is caused by the difference in lift...
- "Adverse Events" is the third episode of the fifth season of House and the eighty-ninth episode overall. It first aired on September 30, 2008. Breckin...
- construction indicates adversative affect, suggesting that someone was negatively affected. In ****anese, for example, the adversative p****ive (also called...
- Anthony Adverse is a 1936 American epic historical drama film directed by Mervyn LeRoy and starring Fredric March and Olivia de Havilland. Based on the...
- Types of coordinating conjunctions include ****ulative conjunctions, adversative conjunctions, alternative conjunctions, and illative conjunctions. Here...
- Adverse inference is a legal inference, adverse to the concerned party, drawn from silence or absence of requested evidence. It is part of evidence codes...
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