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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 ad·ver·sa·tive /ədˈvɝsətɪv, æd-/
 (a.)反意的,反對的反義字

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ad·ver·sa·tive a.  Expressing contrariety, opposition, or antithesis; as, an adversative conjunction (but, however, yet, etc. ); an adversative force.  -- Ad*ver*sa*tive*ly, adv.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ad·ver·sa·tive, n. An adversative word.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 adversative
      adj : expressing antithesis or opposition; "the adversative
            conjunction `but' in `poor but happy'" [syn: oppositive]