1. contrary exact opposition
  2. contrast the opposition or dissimilarity of things that are compared
  3. contrite feeling or expressing pain or sorrow for sins or offenses
  4. contrail an artificial cloud created by an aircraft
  5. control power to direct or determine
  6. contrarian an investor who deliberately decides to go against the prevailing wisdom of other investors
  7. contrive make or work out a plan for; devise
  8. content satisfied or showing satisfaction with things as they are
  9. contrarily in a contrary disobedient manner
  10. contract a binding agreement that is enforceable by law
  11. contriver a person who makes plans
  12. Contras a Nicaraguan counterrevolutionary guerrilla force from 1979 to 1990; it opposed a left-wing government, with support from the United States
  13. container any object that can be used to hold things
  14. contempt lack of respect accompanied by a feeling of intense dislike
  15. contour a line drawn on a map connecting points of equal height
  16. Contra a member of the guerrilla force that opposed a left-wing government in Nicaragua
  17. constrain hold back
  18. contrariety the relation between contraries
  19. controller a mechanism that controls the operation of a machine
  20. contrarious difficult to deal with