Definition and Meanings for adversative
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Part of Speech of adversative
adjective, adverb, noun
Etymology of adversative
Meaning of adversative
as adjective, adverb
- expressing contrariety, opposition, or antithesis; as, an adversative conjunction (but, however, yet, etc. ); an adversative force.
- an adversative word.