Definition of conversely adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈkɒnvɜːsli//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈkɑːnvɜːrsli//
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in a way that is the opposite or reverse of something You can add the fluid to the powder, or, conversely, the powder to the fluid. Women suffering from anorexia are still convinced that their thin, frail bodies are fat and unsightly. Conversely, some people who are a great deal heavier than they should be can persuade themselves that they are ‘just right’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: conversely