contradiction

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contradiction /ˌkɑːntrəˈdɪkʃən/ noun
plural contradictions
contradiction
/ˌkɑːntrəˈdɪkʃən/
noun
plural contradictions
Learner's definition of CONTRADICTION
: the act of saying something that is opposite or very different in meaning to something else
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: a difference or disagreement between two things which means that both cannot be true
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contradiction in terms

: a phrase that contains words which have very different or opposite meanings
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