in striking contrast to/with
Definition of in striking contrast to/with
: very different from The building's modern style is in striking contrast to the surrounding neighborhood.
Word by Word Definitions
: attracting attention or notice through unusual or conspicuous qualities
: to set off in contrast : compare or appraise in respect to differences
: to form a contrast
: juxtaposition of dissimilar elements (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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