contrapelo = in the wrong direction masculine noun

contrapelo

masculine noun
masculine noun

English Translation of CONTRAPELO

a contrapelo : in the wrong direction, against the grain

Examples of CONTRAPELO

a contrapelo the wrong way
acariciar un gato a contrapelo to stroke a cat the wrong way
todo lo hace a contrapelo he does everything the wrong way round
intervino muy a contrapelo he spoke up in a most unfortunate way

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