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Another word for antithesis

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Noun
  1. The condition of being in conflict

    See also:

    support

  2. That which is diametrically opposed to another

      1. One of a pair of antipodes.
      2. Anything diametrically opposite; exact opposite
      3. A direct or diametrical opposite.
      1. Any two places or regions that are on diametrically opposite sides of the earth.
      2. Something that is the exact opposite or contrary of another; an antipode.
      3. A place on the opposite side of the earth
      1. (Semantics) A word which has the opposite meaning of another, although not necessarily in all its senses.
      1. Something that is opposite or contrary.
      2. The opposite; thing that is the opposite of another
      3. (Logic) Either of two propositions so related that only one can be true but both may be false
      1. An interchange of thoughts and feelings by means of speech or sign language; conversation.
      2. A thing related in a converse way; the opposite
      3. Something that has been reversed; an opposite.
      1. (Printing) The depression between the raised lines of the face on a piece of type.
      2. (Football) A play in which most blockers move in one direction while the running back with the ball moves in the opposite direction
      3. The opposite; contrary
      1. An opponent or antagonist.
      2. One that is opposite or contrary to another.
      3. Anything opposed or opposite
      1. A change to an opposite position, condition, or direction.
      2. A mechanism, etc. for reversing, as a gear arrangement in a transmission that causes a machine, motor vehicle, etc. to run backward or in the opposite direction
      3. Movement in an opposite direction.
      1. (Logic) Any of a pair of propositions, that cannot both be true or both be false.
      2. Something that contradicts; an opposite
      3. (Logic) Either of two proportions so related that only one can be true and, likewise, only one can be false
      1. (Logic) A proposition obtained by negating and transposing the terms of a given proposition
      2. A proposition derived by negating and permuting the terms of another, equivalent proposition; for example, All not-Y is not-X is the contrapositive of All X is Y.
    See also:

    support

Another word for antithesis

Noun
  1. Opposition

      1. The state of being contrasted:
      2. The use of opposing elements, such as colors, forms, or lines, in proximity to produce an intensified effect in a work of art.
      3. The effect of a striking difference, as in color or tone, of adjacent parts of a painting, photograph, video-screen image, etc.
      1. A person, thing, or statement having contradictory elements or qualities
      2. A condition in which things tend to be contrary to each other; inconsistency; discrepancy
      3. One that contains elements that oppose or conflict with one another:
      1. An opposite position; antithesis.
      2. (Logic) The statement of the form "if not Q then not P", given the statement "if P then Q".
      3. A placing opposite or over against; antithesis; contrast
      1. Anything that is contrary; inconsistency or discrepancy
      2. Something that is contrary.
      3. The condition or quality of being contrary
    See also:

    contrast

  2. Opposite

      1. A mechanism, etc. for reversing, as a gear arrangement in a transmission that causes a machine, motor vehicle, etc. to run backward or in the opposite direction
      2. A mechanism, such as a gear in a motor vehicle, that is used to reverse movement.
      3. The opposite or contrary:
      1. A thing related in a converse way; the opposite
      2. (Logic) A proposition obtained by conversion.
      3. An interchange of thoughts and feelings by means of speech or sign language; conversation.
    See also:

    opposite