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"contrast" Meaning in English

1. a conceptual separation or distinction
Part of speech : noun
2. the opposition or dissimilarity of things that are compared
Part of speech : noun
Example : in contrast to, by contrast
3. to show differences when compared
Part of speech : verb
Example : The paintings contrast the painter's development over time.
4. the act of distinguishing by comparing differences
Part of speech : noun
5. 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)
Part of speech : noun
6. the perceptual effect of the juxtaposition of very different colors
Part of speech : noun
7. to put in opposition to show or emphasize differences
Part of speech : verb
Example : The middle school teacher contrasted the best student's work with that of the weakest student.

Translation for "contrast"

contrast meaning in Spanish : contraste
  • contrast meaning in German : Kontrast
  • contrast meaning in Japanese : コントラスト
  • contrast meaning in Turkish : kontrast
  • contrast meaning in Chinese : 对比
  • contrast meaning in Arabic : تناقض
  • contrast meaning in Polish : kontrast
  • contrast meaning in Hindi : विरोध
  • contrast meaning in French : contraste
  • contrast meaning in Russian : контрастировать
  • contrast meaning in Tamil : முரணாக
  • contrast meaning in Telugu : విరుద్ధంగా
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