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counterpose

[koun-ter-pohz] /ˌkaʊn tərˈpoʊz/
verb (used with object), counterposed, counterposing.
1.
to offer or place in opposition, response, or contrast.
Origin of counterpose
1585-1595
First recorded in 1585-95; counter- + (pro)pose
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  • To the fighting "Holy Alliances" of the governments, we counterpose the brotherhood of the free spirits of the world!

    The Forerunners Romain Rolland

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