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contrast
used in Wuthering Heights

2 meanings, 2 uses
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1  —1 use as in:
there is a contrast
Definition
a difference — especially a notable difference; or the side-x-side arrangement of things that draws attention to an unmissable difference
  • The contrast resembled what you see in exchanging a bleak, hilly, coal country for a beautiful fertile valley; and his voice and greeting were as opposite as his aspect.
    Chapter 8 (70% in)
contrast = notable difference
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2  —1 use as in:
it is a contrast
Definition
something noticeably different (compared to something else or to other things)
  • But Mr. Heathcliff forms a singular contrast to his abode and style of living.
    Chapter 1 (48% in)
contrast = something notably different
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