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It can be atmospheric, but also provide a counterpoint. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This could be a disaster but it might be an inspired visual counterpoint to the music. Times, Sunday Times (2016)And composers are increasingly drawn to counterpoint his verbal music with their own. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Figure out how to listen without offering your counterpoint right away. Christianity Today (2000)These three tunes hit you in perfect counterpoint. The Times Literary Supplement (2008)Saracens are an interesting counterpoint too. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The loudest things we hear are seagulls, so it is a perfect counterpoint. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The familial conflict provides a domestic counterpoint to the war in Europe. The Times Literary Supplement (2008)Lack of gravitas makes the musical interludes seem glib, rather than an ironic counterpoint to the action. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Signs of life in both manufacturing and exports may help to boost flagging confidence and provide a counterpoint to concerns about the global economy. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Defeat is the one thing that makes victory worth having; it provides the necessary counterpoint to the joy. Times, Sunday Times (2014)I add fennel to mine, which provides a meaty counterpoint to the velvety potatoes. Times, Sunday Times (2015)A glossy basil leaf offers an aromatic counterpoint to anything with strawberry, raspberry or orange in it. Times, Sunday Times (2014)They offer a thought-provoking counterpoint to the antics of our own MPs. Times, Sunday Times (2012)That she is also lonely and unloved, except by her arthritic mother, is a nice ironic counterpoint. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The orchestra is split in two, with a third block of players in between, providing counterpoint and overlapping musical colour. Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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