Definition of conversely in English:

conversely

Line breaks: con|verse¦ly
Pronunciation: /ˈkɒnvəːsli
 
, kənˈvəːsli
 
/

adverb

  • Introducing a statement or idea which reverses one that has just been made or referred to: he would have preferred his wife not to work, although conversely he was also proud of what she did
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    • Do you find yourselves checking each other, each making sure the other doesn't get too syrupy or, conversely, caustic?
    • Or, conversely, if lobbying should have tax benefits for charities, then why not for everyone else as well?
    • And conversely, for every one of the best impulses of our souls, there is a demon waiting to hijack us and use us.

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