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na adjective, noun

English Meaning(s) for 裏腹

na adjective, noun
  1. opposite; reverse; contrary

Definition and Synonyms for 裏腹

Inverse reversed (turned backward) in order or nature or effect
Synonyms: あべこべ, 裏腹, , , 逆さま, 逆しま
Inverse something inverted in sequence or character or effect
Synonyms: あべこべ, インバース, 反対, 裏腹, 裏表, , , 逆さ

Meanings for each kanji in 裏腹

» back; amidst; in; reverse; inside; palm; sole; rear; lining; wrong side
» abdomen; belly; stomach

Categories 裏腹 is a member of

Oppositeness the relation between opposed entities
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Sample Sentences for 裏腹

In contrast to his "not bad looks but seems a bit of a dandy" appearance, he didn't have a girlfriend and he wasn't particularly fast with the ladies.
Contrary to her tone, Kanou Mai's face was calm. If this level of things angers her every time then she could not possibly get along with Shoko. When she understands there is no fault from her side, she can be tolerant about things.
Dr. Sweet's nature belied his name.
What we say and what we mean are often quite different.

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