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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY
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English - Etymology

From French _contraster_, from Italian _contrastare_ (“to resist", "to withstand”), from Vulgar Latin, from Latin _contra_ (“against”) + _stare_ (“to stand”)

From French contraster, from Italian contrastare (to resist", "to withstand), from Vulgar Latin, from Latin contra (against) + stare (to stand)

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - PRONUNCIATION
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English - Pronunciation

* (noun) (UK) IPA(key): /ˈkɒntɹɑːst/ (US) enPR: kŏn'trăst, IPA(key): /ˈkɑnt(ʃ)ɹæst/ * (verb) (UK) IPA(key): /kənˈtrɑːst/ (US) enPR: kəntrăst', kŏn'trăst, IPA(key): /kənˈt(ʃ)ɹæst/, /ˈkɑnt(ʃ)ɹæst/ * Rhymes: -ɑːst

  • (noun)
    (UK) IPA(key): /ˈkɒntɹɑːst/
    (US) enPR: kŏn'trăst, IPA(key): /ˈkɑnt(ʃ)ɹæst/
  • (verb)
    (UK) IPA(key): /kənˈtrɑːst/
    (US) enPR: kəntrăst', kŏn'trăst, IPA(key): /kənˈt(ʃ)ɹæst/, /ˈkɑnt(ʃ)ɹæst/
  • Rhymes: -ɑːst

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - NOUN
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English - Noun

CONTRAST (_countable and uncountable_, _plural_ CONTRASTS) * (countable) A difference in lightness, brightness and/or hue between two colours that makes them more or less distinguishable. * (uncountable) The degree of this difference. _The red and the orange don't have much CONTRAST between them — I can hardly tell them apart._ * (countable) A control on a television, etc, that adjusts the amount of contrast in the images being displayed. * (countable) A difference between two objects, people or concepts. _Israel is a country of many CONTRASTS._ * 1908, W. B. M. Ferguson, _Zollenstein_, chapterI: The colonel and his sponsor made a queer CONTRAST: Greystone [the sponsor] long and stringy, with a face that seemed as if a cold wind was eternally playing on it. * (countable, uncountable, rhetoric) Antithesis. DERIVED TERMS * metacontrast * paracontrast TRANSLATIONS

contrast (countable and uncountable, plural contrasts)

  1. (countable) A difference in lightness, brightness and/or hue between two colours that makes them more or less distinguishable.
    1. (uncountable) The degree of this difference.
      The red and the orange don't have much contrast between themI can hardly tell them apart.
    2. (countable) A control on a television, etc, that adjusts the amount of contrast in the images being displayed.
  2. (countable) A difference between two objects, people or concepts.
    Israel is a country of many contrasts.
  3. (countable, uncountable, rhetoric) Antithesis.

Derived terms

  • metacontrast
  • paracontrast

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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - VERB
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English - Verb

CONTRAST (_third-person singular simple present_ CONTRASTS, _present participle_ CONTRASTING, _simple past and past participle_ CONTRASTED) * (transitive) To set in opposition in order to show the difference or differences between. * (intransitive) To form a contrast. _Foreground and background strongly CONTRAST._ * Lyell The joints which divide the sandstone CONTRAST finely with the divisional planes which separate the basalt into pillars. DERIVED TERMS * contrasting TRANSLATIONS

contrast (third-person singular simple present contrasts, present participle contrasting, simple past and past participle contrasted)

  1. (transitive) To set in opposition in order to show the difference or differences between.
  2. (intransitive) To form a contrast.
    Foreground and background strongly contrast.

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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - SEE ALSO
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