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contrast
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A Farewell to Arms
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  • There was a great contrast between his world pessimism and personal cheeriness.
  • He was living to be onehundred years old and played a smoothly fluent game of billiards that contrasted with his own ninetyfouryearold brittleness.

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as in: contrast their writing styles Define
point to differences between; or compare to show differences
as in: there is a contrast Define
a difference -- especially a notable difference; or the side-x-side arrangement of things that draws attention to an unmissable difference
as in: it is a contrast Define
something noticeably different (compared to something else or to other things)
as in: sharpen the picture contrast Define
the difference between tones of an image -- as in a photo or video -- such as the quality of brightness or the intensity of shades or colors
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