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Synonyms for contrastivekənˈtræs tɪv

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. contrastive, incompatible(adj)

    of words so related that one contrasts with the other

    "`rich' and `hard-up' are contrastive terms"

    Synonyms:
    out or keeping(p), uncongenial, ill-sorted, incompatible, unfitting, contrasting, unsuited, antagonistic, discrepant, mismated, inappropriate, contrastive

    Antonyms:
    synonymous, conjunctive, same

  2. contrasting, contrastive(adj)

    strikingly different; tending to contrast

    "contrasting (or contrastive) colors"

    Synonyms:
    contrasting, incompatible, contrastive

    Antonyms:
    conjunctive, synonymous, same

  3. contrastive(adj)

    syntactically establishing a relation of contrast between sentences or elements of a sentence

    "disjunctive conjunctions like `but', `or', or `though' serve a contrastive function"

    Synonyms:
    contrasting, incompatible

    Antonyms:
    conjunctive, same, synonymous

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