countertheme

noun
coun·​ter·​theme | \ "+ˌ- \

Definition of countertheme

2 : a theme or thesis controverting another theme or thesis

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counter- + theme

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“Countertheme.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/countertheme. Accessed 16 Oct. 2021.

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