Thesaurus

contrasting

adjective

Synonyms & Antonyms of contrasting

(Entry 1 of 2)

contrasting

verb
present participle of contrast

Synonyms & Antonyms of contrasting (Entry 2 of 2)

to be unlike; to not be the same
  • her depressed mood today contrasts sharply with her good spirits yesterday

Synonyms for contrasting

Words Related to contrasting

Near Antonyms for contrasting

Antonyms for contrasting

See the Dictionary Definition 

Learn More About contrasting

Thesaurus Entries Near contrasting

contrasted (to)

contrasting

contrasts

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Contrasting.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/contrasting. Accessed 22 May. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

More from Merriam-Webster on contrasting

Nglish: Translation of contrasting for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of contrasting for Arabic Speakers

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Name That Color

  • a light greenish blue color
  • Name that color:
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!