You use on the contrary when you have just said or implied that something is not true and are going to saythat the opposite is true.
Đang xem: On the contrary
It is not an idea around which the community can unite. On the contrary, I see itas one that will divide us.
You can use on the contrary when you are disagreeing strongly with something that has just been said or implied,or are making a strong negative reply.
Synonyms: quite the opposite or reverse, on the other hand, in contrast, conversely More Synonyms of on the contrary
On the contrary, you just end up with more people on the dole because you reduce their incentives for staying in work.
In no way would activists be mere servants of the government; on the contrary they would have an organised life of their own.
This is not in the least morbid – on the contrary, it can actually be a pleasure to sort out what you will give to whom.
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