What does on the contrary mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. contrarily, to the contrary, contrariwise, on the contrary(adverb)

    contrary to expectations

    "he didn't stay home; on the contrary, he went out with his friends"

Wiktionary

  1. on the contrary(Adverb)

    opposite of what had earlier been expected or assumed

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of on the contrary in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of on the contrary in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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