Look-Up
contrast (n):
the act of distinguishing by comparing differences
contrast (n):
the range of optical density and tone on a photographic negative or print (or the extent to which adjacent areas on a television screen differ in brightness)
contrast (n):
the perceptual effect of the juxtaposition of very different colors
contrast (n):
a conceptual separation or distinction
Samples
there is a narrow line between sanity and insanity
Related Words: demarcation
contrast (n):
the opposition or dissimilarity of things that are compared
Samples
in contrast to.
by contrast
contrast (v):
put in opposition to show or emphasize differences
Samples
The middle school teacher contrasted her best student's work with that of her weakest student
contrast (v):
to show differences when compared; be different
Samples
the students contrast considerably in their artistic abilities
14 words in a day, 5000 words in a year | 5000 Most Common English Words
Powered By  rentanadviser.com | WordNet | TDK (Türk Dil Kurumu)
Next Proverb

Better face a danger once than be always in tear

Bir defa tehlikeyi göze almak, her zaman korku içinde yaşamaktan iyidir.
---


Dictionary-Translator Addon for Firefox: