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Princeton's WordNet

  1. diametrically(adverb)

    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. diametrically(Adverb)

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

Webster Dictionary

  1. Diametrically(adverb)

    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

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  1. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    Often in life, you have to work on both fronts, dealing objectively with diametrically opposite premises, and then arriving at the best solution. The open mindedness enables you to be a realist who is also an optimist at heart. Strange as it may seem, you hope for the best, and also expect the worst at the same time. You operate in the real world with best positive attitude, while understanding fully well what is practically possible in a given situation. This synergistic combination of realistic optimism ( or optimistic realism) can help you to deal with problems in an effective and positive manner, in my view, especially during the challenging phases in life.

  2. 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

  3. 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.'.

  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. Grant Wolf:

    Their policy made a statement about avoiding offensive messages, and the sentiment of respecting free speech, but also a right to avoid it, those are diametrically opposed.

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