Definition of in marked contrast to
- His current friendly manner is in marked contrast to his usual behavior.
: having an identifying mark
: having a distinctive or emphasized character
: enjoying fame or notoriety
: to set off in contrast : compare or appraise in respect to differences
: to form a contrast
: juxtaposition of dissimilar elements (such as color, tone, or emotion) in a work of art
: degree of difference between the lightest and darkest parts of a picture
: the difference or degree of difference between things having similar or comparable natures
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