contrast - definition and synonyms

 
 
 
noun 

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/ˈkɒntrɑːst/
singularcontrast
pluralcontrasts
  1. 1
    [countable/uncountable] a noticeable difference between people or things
    contrast between:

    the contrast between her life before the accident and now

    In contrast to his predecessor, Bush has little interest in foreign travel.

  2. 2
    [countable] something that is different from something else in a very noticeable way
    contrast to:

    The little village was a total contrast to San Francisco.