antithetically

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adv antithetically with antithesis; in an antithetical manner
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • adv Antithetically By way antithesis.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • antithetically In an antithetical manner; by means of antithesis.
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Usage

In literature:

All its effects arranged themselves as antithetical to the Bladesover effects.
"Tono Bungay" by H. G. Wells
In the course of a Scientific Congress at Munich in 1877 the conflict of these antithetic views of nature came into sharp relief.
"Darwin and Modern Science" by A.C. Seward and Others
His great fondness for antithetical expression has not a little conduced to this effect.
"The Miscellaneous Writings and Speeches of Lord Macaulay, Vol. 1 (of 4)" by Thomas Babington Macaulay
His style is weighty, condensed, antithetical, and not unfrequently obscure.
"The Miscellaneous Writings and Speeches of Lord Macaulay, Vol. 2 (of 4)" by Thomas Babington Macaulay
The jurists often mention antithetically universal successions and those confined to a single specific thing.
"The Common Law" by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.
Transcendental antithetic is an investigation into the antinomy of pure reason, its causes and result.
"The Critique of Pure Reason" by Immanuel Kant
Moreover, the structure of the whole context is antithetical.
"Sermons Preached at Brighton" by Frederick W. Robertson
It is the offspring of anger and spite mixed with a desire to be clever and antithetical.
"Interludes being Two Essays, a Story, and Some Verses" by Horace Smith
My own introduction, and subsequent acquaintance, were strangely characteristic of the peculiarly antithetic nature of the man.
"Personal Recollections of Birmingham and Birmingham Men" by E. Edwards
Secondly, he uses the word natural as antithetical to supernatural.
"What is Darwinism?" by Charles Hodge
Why speak of the God of Nature and the God of grace as two antithetical terms?
"Daily Thoughts selected from the writings of Charles Kingsley by his wife" by Charles Kingsley
Consciousness and matter represent to us the most different and antithetical terms of the whole of the knowable.
"The Mind and the Brain" by Alfred Binet
Not having at hand the simile synthetical, we have resorted to the antithetical.
"Jacob Faithful" by Captain Frederick Marryat
Such work is directly antithetic to that of the city fireman who goes to his duties with a crowd looking on.
"A Daughter of the Middle Border" by Hamlin Garland
In the course of a Scientific Congress at Munich in 1877 the conflict of these antithetic views of nature came into sharp relief.
"Evolution in Modern Thought" by Ernst Haeckel
The problem before the Secretary of the Treasury was how to accomplish these antithetical purposes.
"Union and Democracy" by Allen Johnson
Latimer, for example, delighted in alliterative turns of speech, though the antithetical mannerisms are absent in him.
"John Lyly" by John Dover Wilson
But their special interests as employer and employee are antithetical.
"Socialism" by John Spargo
The opposite inflections on antithetical words or phrases are also due to this law of completeness and incompleteness.
"The Ontario High School Reader" by A.E. Marty
If man was all male principle, and woman all female principle they would not be complementary, but antithetical.
"Sex=The Unknown Quantity" by Ali Nomad
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In poetry:

Clearer it grew than winter sky
That Nature still had reasons why; And, shifting sudden as a breeze,
My fancy found no satisfaction,
No antithetic sweet attraction,
So great as in the Nomades.
"The Nomades" by James Russell Lowell

In news:

I believe abstaining from voting would be antithetical to our faith.
The concepts of "fast food" and "slow food" seem antithetical.
He accused his opponents of imposing on the country a " radical vision" that "is antithetical to our entire history as a land of opportunity.".
In which case last weekend's box office provides an excellent test case, with two politically antithetically movie satires playing mano-a-mano.
There's something antithetical about a sporty version of a 106-horsepower econobox that takes around 10 seconds to get from 0 to 60.
(A call to invisible cinematography , antithetical to the accolades of one's peers.
These are the dark and moody works that led up to and provide support for van Gogh 's first early masterpiece, "The Potato Eaters," a powerful realist work that is antithetical to the signature style that we all know.
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In science:

Though different traditions may emphasize different aspects, it is only the interplay of these antithetic forces and the struggle for their synthesis that constitute the life, usefulness, and supreme value of mathematical science.
Arithmetic of algebraic groups
This paper extends the classical variance reduction method of antithetic sampling and combines it with RQMC.
Local antithetic sampling with scrambled nets
Well-known techniques include stratification, importance sampling, control variates and antithetic sampling.
Local antithetic sampling with scrambled nets
Antithetic sampling improves Monte Carlo by exploiting spatial structure in f .
Local antithetic sampling with scrambled nets
I = I − f ( ex)], then antithetic sampling can bring a great reduction in RMSE, although the rate remains n−1/2 .
Local antithetic sampling with scrambled nets
In local antithetic sampling, described below, the point ex is always close to x.
Local antithetic sampling with scrambled nets
This paper considers several ways of combining antithetic sampling and randomized digital nets.
Local antithetic sampling with scrambled nets
But it compares favorably with ordinary antithetic sampling which only changes the constant in the RMSE, and changes it for the worse for some f .
Local antithetic sampling with scrambled nets
Section 3 introduces some new notions of d-dimensional folding operations used to introduce local antithetic properties into digital nets, and proposes three specific methods.
Local antithetic sampling with scrambled nets
Our strategy for improving randomized nets is to build in directly some d-dimensional versions of locally antithetic sampling.
Local antithetic sampling with scrambled nets
The local antithetic sampling strategy is implemented by adjoining to the scrambled net certain reflections of sample points.
Local antithetic sampling with scrambled nets
Antithetic sampling is implemented via reflections about the center point of [0, 1]d .
Local antithetic sampling with scrambled nets
To induce various local antithetic properties, we will use reflections of a point x about the center of an elementary interval containing x.
Local antithetic sampling with scrambled nets
For folding to improve on a digital net, it should produce a local antithetic property within elementary intervals of volume comparable to bq−m .
Local antithetic sampling with scrambled nets
Here we present three methods for inducing local antithetic properties in some (q , m, 2)-nets.
Local antithetic sampling with scrambled nets
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