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contrast

Translation of contrast in French:

noun

British English: /ˈkɒntrɑːst/
American English: /ˈkɑnˌtræst/
  • 1 (difference)
    contraste (m) (between entre) (with avec)
    in contrast to something, by contrast with something
    par contraste avec quelque chose
    in contrast to somebody
    à la différence de quelqu'un
    to be a contrast to ou with
    présenter un contraste avec (thing, event)
    by ou in contrast
    par contre

transitive verb

British English: /kənˈtrɑːst/
American English: /ˈkɑnˌtræst/
, /kənˈtræst/
  • to contrast X with Y
    faire ressortir le contraste (qui existe) entre X et Y

intransitive verb

also: contrasting adjective

  • (examples)
    opposé
    (colour, material)
    contrasté
    (view, landscape)
    riche en contrastes
    (views, opinions)
    très différents

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