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kontra

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The ideas of a time are like the clothes of a season: they are as arbitrary, as much imposed by some superior will which is seldom explicit. They are utilitarian and political, the instruments of smooth-running government.
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Hungarian

Etymology

From the [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:hu:Template:lang:la derivations]] contra (against).

Pronunciation

  • IPA: /ˈkontrɒ/
  • Hyphenation: kon‧tra

Noun

kontra

  1. (card games) double
  2. (music) accompaniment in gypsy band
  3. (cycling) coaster brake
  4. cons
    pró és kontra (pros and cons)
  5. (sports) counter

Derived terms

Adverb

kontra

  1. versus

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