Finally, Social Security and Medicare are the antithesis of food stamps and Medicaid.
Laura Hillenbrand is the antithesis of the popular concept of a world-famous, bestselling author.
Our fundamental values demand that America stand with demonstrators opposing a regime that is the antithesis of all we believe.
Such arbitrary government action is the antithesis of such values.
Politically conservative and devoutly religious, my parents are the antithesis to Cyrus in every way.
Milton presented two distinct poems, though allied by antithesis, and Penseroso does not speak until Allegro has finished.
It was the future Napoleon who was presaged in the antithesis.
In my opinion, this antithesis of monism and dualism is the most important in the whole history of philosophy.
Yet he was a sailor, this antithesis of a Jack Tar, and he was also—a Russian monk!
Crabbe's thoughts ran very much in antithesis, and the couplet suited this tendency.
1520s, from Late Latin antithesis, from Greek antithesis "opposition, resistance," literally "a placing against," also a term in logic and rhetoric, noun of action from antitithenai "to set against, oppose," a term in logic, from anti- "against" (see anti-) + tithenai "to place," from PIE root *dhe- "to put, to do" (see factitious).