Hindi translation of 'contrast'
Word forms: contrasts, contrasting, contrasted
1. variable noun /ˈkɒntrɑːst, -træst ˈकॉन्ट्रास्ट्, -ट्रैस्ट्/
A contrast is a great difference between two or more things.
...the contrast between town and country.
His behaviour has always been in marked contrast to that of his son.
a contrast between things
a contrast in something
a stark/sharp/marked/striking/dramatic contrast
You use contrast in expressions such as by contrast or in contrast, to show that you are mentioning a very different situation from the one you have just mentioned.
All this criticism is in contrast to his popularity a few years ago.
3. intransitive verb /kənˈtrɑːst, -ˈtræst कनˈट्रास्ट्, -ˈट्रैस्ट्/
If one thing contrasts with another, it is very different from it.
The latest news contrasts significantly with earlier reports.
Paint the wall in a colour that contrasts with the furniture.
4. transitive verb
If you contrast one thing with another, you show the differences between them.
She contrasted her lifestyle in the past with her current situation.
In this book we contrast four possible solutions to the problem.
contrast with something
a colour/style contrasts with something
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Example Sentences Including 'contrast'
The jacaranda, purple contrast to the yellow of the sun, toned to the blue of the sky.The Image of Laura
We're what's new these days - such a contrast , actually having something new to say.Left, Right and Centre
The contrast with the shabbiness of the Wall on the Western side was overwhelming.Wall Games
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'contrast' in Other Languages
- Arabic: تَبايُن
- Brazilian Portuguese: contraste
- Chinese: 对照
- Croatian: kontrast
- Czech: protiklad
- Danish: kontrast
- Dutch: contrast
- European Spanish: contraste
- Finnish: kontrasti
- French: contraste
- German: Kontrast
- Greek: αντίθεση
- Italian: contrasto
- Japanese: 相違
- Korean: 대조
- Norwegian: kontrast
- Polish: kontrast
- Portuguese: contraste
- Romanian: contrast contraste
- Russian: контраст
- Spanish: contraste
- Swedish: kontrast
- Thai: ความแตกต่าง
- Turkish: zıtlık
- Ukrainian: контраст
- Vietnamese: sự tương phản
Translation of contrast from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary