Meaning of contradiction
Pronunciation: (kon"tru-dik'shun), [key]
- the act of contradicting; gainsaying or opposition.
- assertion of the contrary or opposite; denial.
- a statement or proposition that contradicts or denies another or itself and is logically incongruous.
- direct opposition between things compared; inconsistency.
- a contradictory act, fact, etc.
- contradiction (Thesaurus)