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[ぎゃく()·]
gyakuni
adverb

Root Words:

[ぎゃく() + に]
gyaku + ni

English Meaning(s) for 逆に

adverb
  1. conversely; on the contrary

Definition and Synonyms for 逆に

Counter in the opposite direction
Synonyms: 逆に
Conversely with the terms of the relation reversed
Synonyms: , , 逆に
Inside Out with the inside facing outward
Synonyms: 逆に
Backwards in a manner or order or direction the reverse of normal
Synonyms: 逆に
Inside Out thoroughly
Synonyms: 逆に
To The Contrary contrary to expectations
Synonyms: かえって, 反る, 押し返す, 返る, 逆に
The Other Way Around with the order reversed
Synonyms: 逆に
Upside Down in an inverted manner
Synonyms: 逆に
Inside Out from every perspective
Synonyms: 逆に

Meanings for each kanji in 逆に

inverted; reverse; opposite; wicked Kanji Details »

Stroke Order Diagrams for 逆に

Sample Sentences for 逆に

Don't turn the hands of a clock the other way around.
If I was told not to look, I want to look even more.
It gets very humid here in the summer. In the winter, on the other hand, it gets very dry.
You were always a perfect 'superhuman' to an infuriating extent, and so that 'habit' was actually one of your cute, or rather charming, attributes.
I don't lose my appetite when I get stressed, rather I can't calm down unless I eat something.

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