contradistinction

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On this page you'll find 21 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to contradistinction, such as: antithesis, contradiction, contrariety, contrariness, contrast, and oppositeness.

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How to use contradistinction in a sentence

  • She felt the relationship to be a true one, in contradistinction to the more usual form of protectorate of woman to child.

  • A moon is called Gezis, or when spoken of in contradistinction to the sun, Dibik Geezis, or night-sun.

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  • Not a man but was freshly shaved and attired in immaculate white linen in contradistinction to the inevitable khaki.

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