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Synonyms for counterpointˈkaʊn tərˌpɔɪnt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. counterpoint(verb)

    a musical form involving the simultaneous sound of two or more melodies

  2. contrast, counterpoint(verb)

    to show differences when compared; be different

    "the students contrast considerably in their artistic abilities"

    Synonyms:
    counterpoint, contrast

  3. counterpoint(verb)

    write in counterpoint

    "Bach perfected the art of counterpointing"

    Synonyms:
    contrast

Wiktionary

  1. counterpoint(noun)

    Synonyms:
    contrapuntal, polyphony

  2. counterpoint(noun)

    to compose or arrange such music

    Synonyms:
    polyphony, contrapuntal

  3. counterpoint(noun)

    any similar contrasting element in a work of art

    Synonyms:
    contrapuntal, polyphony


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