Definition of contrary to popular belief
- Contrary to popular belief, these animals are not really dangerous to humans.
: a fact or condition incompatible with another : opposite
: one of a pair of opposites
: being so different as to be at opposite extremes : opposite
: being not in conformity with what is usual or expected
: contrariwise, contrarily
: of or relating to the general public
: suitable to the majority: such as
: adapted to or indicative of the understanding and taste of the majority
: a state or habit of mind in which trust or confidence is placed in some person or thing
: something that is accepted, considered to be true, or held as an opinion : something believed
: conviction of the truth of some statement or the reality of some being or phenomenon especially when based on examination of evidence
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