[ kuhn-tras-tiv ]
/ kənˈtræs tɪv /
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QUIZ YOURSELF ON AFFECT VS. EFFECT!
In effect, this quiz will prove whether or not you have the skills to know the difference between “affect” and “effect.”
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The rainy weather could not ________ my elated spirits on my graduation day.
OTHER WORDS FROM contrastivecon·tras·tive·ly, adverbun·con·tras·tive, adjectiveun·con·tras·tive·ly, adverb
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How to use contrastive in a sentence
These parallels become especially impressive when they are seen contrastively from a wide phonetic perspective.Language|Edward Sapir