on the other hand

on the other hand
looking at the opposite side of a matter

He is very intelligent but on the other hand he is very lazy and always gets low marks.


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  • on the other hand — {adv. phr.} Looking at the other side; from another point of view. Used to introduce an opposite or different fact or idea. * /Jim wanted to go to the movies; his wife, on the other hand, wanted to stay home and read./ * /Mr. Harris may still… …   Dictionary of American idioms

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