Definition of contradictoriness in US English:



  • See contradictory

    • ‘A contradictoriness penetrates to the very core of what I feel to be my true and independent self.’
    • ‘In this article, the author seeks to refute this principle and show its inherent contradictoriness.’
    • ‘We can get at some of this contradictoriness through one of his many remarks on sexual attraction.’
    • ‘One aim is to introduce students to genuine historical complexity and the contradictoriness of the woman writer's position then and now.’
    • ‘In a sense the very contradictoriness of these passages returns us to the theme of flux which they had seemed to deny.’