contrast

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1 contrast /kənˈtræst/ Brit /kənˈtrɑːst/ verb
contrasts; contrasted; contrasting
1 contrast
/kənˈtræst/ Brit /kənˈtrɑːst/
verb
contrasts; contrasted; contrasting
Learner's definition of CONTRAST
[no object] : to be different especially in a way that is very obvious
often + with
[+ object] : to compare (two people or things) to show how they are different
often + with or to

— contrasting

adjective [more contrasting; most contrasting]

— contrastingly

adverb
2 contrast /ˈkɑːnˌtræst/ Brit /ˈkɒnˌtrɑːst/ noun
plural contrasts
2 contrast
/ˈkɑːnˌtræst/ Brit /ˈkɒnˌtrɑːst/
noun
plural contrasts
Learner's definition of CONTRAST
[count] : something that is different from another thing + to
: a difference between people or things that are being compared
[count]
[noncount]
[noncount] : the act of comparing people or things to show the differences between them
[noncount] : the difference between the dark and light parts of a painting or photograph

— contrasting

adjective [more contrasting; most contrasting]

— contrastive

/kənˈtræstɪv/ Brit /kənˈtrɑːstɪv/ adjective, formal [more contrastive; most contrastive]
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