Thesaurus

contra

preposition

Definition of CONTRA

opposed to; not for <a roundup of editorials pro and contra the proposed constitutional amendment>
Synonyms against, agin [dialect], contra
Related Words athwart, contrary to; versus, with
Antonyms for, pro

March 30, 2015
amphibology Hear it
A phrase with more than one interpretation
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears