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antipodean

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of antipodean

  1. being as different as possible <since freedom and equality are often antipodean goals, a democratic society must find ways of striking a balance between the two> Synonyms antipodal, opposite, antithetical, contradictory, contrary, diametric (or diametrical), polarRelated Words adverse, negative, unfavorable; antagonistic, antipathetic, counter, cross, hostile; converse, inverse, obverse, reverse; alien, disparate, dissimilar, divergent, unalike, unlikeNear Antonyms alike, analogous, like, similar; equivalent, identical, same; synonymousAntonyms noncontradictory




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