Definition of diametric
2 : completely opposed : being at opposite extremes in diametric contradiction to his claims two parties in diametric opposition on the issue
diametricallyplay \-tri-k(ə-)lē\ adverb
Examples of diametric in a Sentence
that husband and wife have seemingly diametric personalities, but somehow their marriage works
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The two greatest physicists in history had diametric views of how time works.
A stark exception came on the subject of Russia: Without criticizing Mr. Trump, Mr. Pence offered an assessment of the Russian president, Vladimir V. Putin, that was at diametric odds with his running mate’s views.
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