Origin of antithetical
Related formsan·ti·thet·i·cal·ly, adverb
Examples from the Web for antithetical
Yet Anders Gravers is in fact a bona fide xenophobe whose views are antithetical to freedom.The Opponents of Militant Islamism Are Often As Bigoted as Their Targets|Jacob Mchangama|December 7, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Was Islam antithetical to American ideas of religious freedom and openness of citizenship?Thomas Jefferson’s Quran: How Islam Shaped the Founders|R.B. Bernstein|September 29, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Trying to use it do so is antithetical to the achievement of peace and the two-state solution.
As if to drive their antithetical missions home, the two Newsrooms have virtually opposing styles.Why Canadians Aren’t Laughing at Latest Version of ‘The Newsroom’|Soraya Roberts|July 9, 2012|DAILY BEAST
This latter approach is antithetical to peace and a two-state solution, now or in the future.
A less piquant and antithetical English title was, therefore, substituted for the French one.Louis Pasteur|Ren Vallery-Radot
This also indicates the antithetical positions which the two hold with respect to magic and counter-magic.Elements of Folk Psychology|Wilhelm Wundt
Not having at hand the simile synthetical, we have resorted to the antithetical.Jacob Faithful|Captain Frederick Marryat
(i.) The first two terms in each triad evidently form an antithetical couple, of which the third term is the synthesis.History of Modern Philosophy|Alfred William Benn
Why speak of the God of nature and the God of grace as two antithetical terms?Glaucus|Charles Kingsley