contrary-minded

adjective
\ pronunciation at 2contrary+¦mīndə̇d \

Definition of contrary-minded

: of a contrary opinion

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“Contrary-minded.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/contrary-minded. Accessed 10 May. 2021.

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