Definition of stand in striking contrast to/with
- The building's modern style stands in striking contrast to the surrounding neighborhood.
: to support oneself on the feet in an erect position
: to be a specified height when fully erect
: to rise to an erect position
: a halt for defense or resistance
: an often defensive effort of some duration or degree of success
: a stop made to give a performance
: 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 (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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