Such an interesting social commentary— contrasting the hippie Jagger and the buttoned-up gangster.
Following their split, the two have embarked on contrasting career paths.
Biden could even try a few lines praising Representative Ryan by contrasting him with the evil Romney.
People like to tell me their wine stories and more often than not they have to do with contrasting feelings.
Jonathan Saunders filled his runway with simple sheaths in blocks of deep color and contrasting prints.
These traits, contrasting with his own, Mr. Somers appreciated and admired.
The paws are also quite black, contrasting with the ivory whiteness of the claws.
Bright yellow breast with contrasting white below, with size, distinctive.
The pieces are usually of uniform shape and size and of contrasting colours.
That is a humorous way of contrasting the jealous patriotism of the Scot with the passionate individualism of the Celt.
1690s, from French contraster (Old French contrester), modified by or from Italian contrastare "stand out against, strive, contend," from Vulgar Latin *contrastare "to withstand," from Latin contra "against" (see contra) + stare "to stand," from PIE root *sta- "to stand" (see stet).
Middle English had contrest "to fight against, to withstand," which became extinct. Modern word re-introduced as an art term. Related: Contrasted; contrasting; contrastive.
1711, from contrast (v.).