Definition of contradictorily in US English:

contradictorily

adverb

  • See contradictory

    • ‘Expertise is needed, yet there is, contradictorily, a straightforwardness to the task of travelling at speed.’
    • ‘‘They are and they aren't,’ he says, contradictorily.’
    • ‘Of course he used them ambiguously, contradictorily and dialectically, but use them he did.’
    • ‘They also contend, somewhat contradictorily, that figures showing ever higher awards are based on sketchy and unreliable information.’
    • ‘The concept of the centered structure is contradictorily coherent.’

Pronunciation

contradictorily

/ˌkäntrəˈdikt(ə)rəlē//ˌkɑntrəˈdɪkt(ə)rəli/