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noun 
  1. (uncountable) A difference in lightness, brightness and/or hue between two colours that makes them more or less distinguishable.
  2. (uncountable) The degree of this difference.
The red and the orange don't have much contrast between them — I can hardly tell them apart.
  1. (countable) A difference between two objects, people or concepts.
Israel is a country of many contrasts.
  1. (uncountable) A control on a television, etc, that adjusts the amount of contrast in the images being displayed.
Translations: 
  • German: Kontrast
    (trans-mid)
    (trans-bottom)
verb 
  1. (transitive) To set in opposition in order to show the difference or differences between.
Translations: 
  • German: kontrastieren
Etymology: contraster, from contrastare, to resist, to withstand


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