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antithesis
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Middlemarch
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  • "What do you think of that for a fine bit of antithesis?" said the German, searching in his friend’s face for responding admiration, but going on volubly without waiting for any other answer.
  • Mary Garth, on the contrary, had the aspect of an ordinary sinner: she was brown; her curly dark hair was rough and stubborn; her stature was low; and it would not be true to declare, in satisfactory antithesis, that she had all the virtues.

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  • Her theory is the antithesis of mine.
  • This poet ate his salad with his fingers, leaf by leaf, while talking to me about the antithesis of nature and art.
    Sylvia Plath  --  The Bell Jar

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