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Princeton's WordNet

  1. diametricallyadverb

    as from opposite ends of a diameter

    "when two honest witnesses give accounts of the same event that differ diametrically, how can anyone prove that the evidence you gave was deliberately false?"; "three of these brushes were approximately 120 feet apart and the fourth diametrically opposite to one of the three"


  1. diametricallyadverb

    Separated by a diameter, on exactly the opposite side. Frequently used in the phrase diametrically opposed meaning absolutely in opposition.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Diametricallyadverb

    in a diametrical manner; directly; as, diametrically opposite

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of diametrically in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of diametrically in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of diametrically in a Sentence

  1. Anuj Somany:

    World population is marching, knowingly or unknowingly, but happily in majority on one side, while on its diametrically opposite end is seen the light of wisdom

  2. Nicholas Alahverdian:

    A conspiracy, in short, is based on small groups with inherently competing interests. At some point in the evolution of the competition between two or more groups (and in some cases, within subversive groups), there are rumors or allegations made of sinister behavior or a secretive plot developed by the members or the leadership of the groups. Occasionally, the groups will have diametrically opposed goals and this leads to further subversion.

  3. Yulia Tymoshenko:

    This is not the road to peace but to decentralization. This is a diametrically opposed process which forces us to lose territory, putin does not need the Donbass. He needs war in Ukraine. Our task in the vote is to get back to negotiations on the right road to bring peace, not the illusion of peace.

  4. Republican Governor Terry Branstad:

    Ted Cruz, who is ahead in the polls, is diametrically opposed to what we really care about, and that is growing the opportunity for renewable fuels in this country.

  5. United States:

    For Asian immigrants, the racial argument at the time was that' It didn't matter whether one were born in the United States or not, Asians as a race, are unassimilable. They are diametrically opposite from us Americans,' that was the argument that was used to intern Japanese citizens. It was the denial of citizenship in favor of race :' The ability to become American, the ability to assimilate, they just didn't have it.'.

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